Photographed by: Marli Wakeling
This is an atypical individual that doesn’t have the dark rings that are usually typical of this species.
The brown to black ring-shaped markings are characteristic of Diaulula sandiegensis
In specimens from the southern Pacific coast the dark pigment on the dorsum it is typically in the form of a few rings, in specimens from the northern Pacific coast it is typically in the form of numerous small blotches.
It is the typical northern form, in the southern part of their range the brown/black marking of the dorsum are typcially more ring shaped.
- California (25) Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Oct, Nov, Dec
- Washington (2) Dec
- Catalina Island (2) May, Jun
- Anacapa Island (1) Dec
- La Jolla (1) Sep
- Santa Cruz Island (1) Feb
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