Mystery Spots

Fish & Invertebrate sightings and descriptions, hosted by resident NWDC ID expert Janna Nichols (nwscubamom).
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Re: Mystery Spots

Postby nwscubamom » Fri May 15, 2015 6:00 pm

Wow, that's pretty trippy, Dave!
Bright orange-red...and nice post, Jan!
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Re: Mystery Spots

Postby Jan K » Sat May 09, 2015 7:03 am

Mating coloration...
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Mystery Spots

Postby dwashbur » Fri May 08, 2015 10:59 pm

We found this roughback sculpin at around 45 fsw on a dive this afternoon at Mike's Beach Resort. There were roughbacks all over the place, but this was the only one with these big red spots on its head. Can somebody tell me what's going on with those?

Sorry for the slight fuzziness, my case was a little fogged.

Thanks!
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Roughback sculpin with strange red spots
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