Photo copyright © 2004 Les Chibana Dana Point CA picture: Xantu%27s Murrelet, off Dana P (mamba.bio.uci.edu) Dana Point CA picture:... Home Image List by Species - FOR AN ENLARGED VIEW SIMPLY CLICK ON... Sites. Mid/Late Wisconsin: San Miguel Island (Guthrie 1998). Literature. Guthrie 1998 . Date and Location Santa Barbara Channel, near Santa Rosa Island, California, USA - Apr 22, 2006... Xantus 's Murrelet. Photo by Greg Gillson. Calm seas and warm water for two weeks leading up to the... Date and Location Pacific Ocean, southwest of Santa Barbara, California, USA - Sep 8, 2007... Home Image List by Species - FOR AN ENLARGED VIEW SIMPLY CLICK ON... Date and Location Pacific Ocean west of Carmel, California, USA - Aug 31, 2003 Description This is... Xantus 's Murrelet. Photo by Greg Gillson. White under wing lining. Date and Location Pacific Ocean west of Carmel, California, USA - Aug 31, 2003 Description This is... Xantus 's Murrelet, one of first pair. Photo by Greg Gillson. A definite trip highlight was seeing and photographing the scarce Xantus’s Murrelet (... California Institute of Environmental Studies Xantus 's Murrelet. Photo by Greg Gillson. Even swimming away one can see the short bill and white... Murrelet, Ancient @Monterey pelagic (WFO) Auklet, Cassin's @Monterey pelagic (WFO) Dove, Rock... Xantus 's Murrelet. Photo by Greg Gillson. S. hypoleucus hypoleucus (Xantus 's Murrelet) | '-- S. hypoleucus scrippsi (Scripps's Murrelet) '-- S... Two tiny black and white alcids surface beside the boat and we enjoy getting up close and personal... Marbled Murrelet is our local endangered species. It nests mostly in old growth forests where a... New arrivals in bay waters that weren't reported until today were numerous BULLER'S SHEARWATERS and... They did (or maybe it was just getting back into the Monterey Bay). We started seeing ASHY... Off Dana Point, Orange Co., 3-09. © John C. Avise . Xantus 's Murrelet Synthliboramphus hypoleucus... The bay held Surf Scoters ( Melanitta perspicillata ) — here’s a spectacular male — and other... Brown tones in the mantle, traces of black in the tail, limited white in the outer primaries, and a... Common Merganser 1 Oceano Park Ryan Jorgeson Xantus 's Murrelet Greg Smith Mountain Plover Greg Smith... At one point, a black-and-white bird among a small flock of Rhinoceros Auklets caused a stir –... We had good numbers of — and good looks at — Rhinoceros Auklets ( Cerorhinca monocerata ), a... A beautiful adult California Gull ( Larus californicus ) following the boat.