Photos / Sounds

What

Swordfish Xiphias gladius

Observer

serpophaga

Date

July 16, 2017 01:12 PM PDT

Description

On a pelagic trip out of Ventura, CA. We spotted this Swordfish basking on the surface and observed it for over 10 minutes. It allowed close approach and actually appeared inquisitive. A really cool fish and the only one of seen after many trips out of Southern California.

Photos / Sounds

What

Marbled Murrelet Brachyramphus marmoratus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 14, 2019 07:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Long-tailed Glossy Starling Lamprotornis caudatus

Observer

asringim

Date

February 11, 2018 06:08 PM SAST

Description

Abnormal coloration

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Heath Spotted Orchid Dactylorhiza maculata

Date

July 1, 2018 10:40 AM CEST