I was browsing through my photos and found some cool ones I took at Soberanes Point earlier this year. Enjoy a close-up view of intertidal life!
|A Nucella emarginata dogwhelk drilling a Mytilus californianus mussel (center). Around it are Tetraclita barnacles (pink and volcano-shaped) and Policipes barnacles (gooseneck barnacles; white with plates).|
|Nucella emarginata dogwhelk (right) and the drill hole it was making in Mytilus californianus (center).|