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BarnacleAustromegabalanus nigrescens

Giant Rock Barnacle at Merimbula, NSW

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Austromegabalanus nigrescens at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Austromegabalanus nigrescens at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017
Austromegabalanus nigrescens at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017

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Catostylus mosaicus (Blue Blubber) at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Mar 2020 by rickcarey Haematopus fuliginosus (Sooty Oystercatcher) at Merimbula, NSW - 18 Dec 2019 by libbyh Nectria ocellata (Mosaic Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka Plectaster decanus (Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Feb 2019 by rickcarey Aphelodoris varia (Variable Dorid) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Aug 2018 by Leo Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2018 by RossMannell Plagusia chabrus (Red Bait Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Apr 2018 by LizAllen Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Apr 2018 by LizAllen Sarcoptilus grandis (Sea Pen) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2018 by rickcarey Achoerodus viridis (Eastern Blue Groper) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2018 by rickcarey Nodilittorina pyramidalis (Nodilittorina pyramidalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Dicathais orbita (Cartrut Shell ,The Sickly Purpurea) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Cellana tramoserica (Commom Limpet) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Plaxiphora albida (Giant chiton) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Corallina officinalis (Corallina officinalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Anthopleura sp. (Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Sabellastarte australiensis (Feather duster worm) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Austrolittorina unifasciata (Blue Australwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Chamaesipho tasmanica (Honeycomb Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Meridiastra calcar (Eight arm Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Tesseropora rosea (Rose-coloured Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Leptograpsus variegatus (Leptograpsus variegatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Chthamalus antennatus at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Actinia tenebrosa (Red Waratah Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Bembicium nanum (Striped-mouth Conniwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Nerita melanotragus (Black Nerite) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Ulva sp. (Bait weed) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Morula marginalba (Mulberry shell/white lip castor bean) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Catomerus polymerus at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Mytilus edulis (Blue Mussel) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Patella (Scutellastra) peronii (Scaly Limpet) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Pyura stolonifera (Cunjevoi) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Sypharochiton pelliserpentis (Sypharochiton pelliserpentis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Tetraclitella purpurascens (Purple Four-plated Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows Bathytoshia brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Oct 2017 by rickcarey Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Morula marginalba (Mulberry shell/white lip castor bean) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Bembicium nanum (Striped-mouth Conniwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Dicathais orbita (Cartrut Shell ,The Sickly Purpurea) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Austrocochlea porcata (Zebra top snail) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Cominella lineolata (Lined Whelk) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Austrolittorina unifasciata (Blue Australwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Tetraclitella purpurascens (Purple Four-plated Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Nerita melanotragus (Black Nerite) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Nodilittorina pyramidalis (Nodilittorina pyramidalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Chthamalus antennatus at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Haematopus longirostris (Pied Oystercatcher) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows Cordyline australis (New Zealand Cabbage-Tree) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Apr 2017 by JackieMiles Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 1 Apr 2017 by megan.l.head@gmail.com Corynactis australis (Jewel anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 27 Mar 2017 by LizAllen Sepia apama (Giant Cuttlefish) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Sep 2015 by rickcarey Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 Aug 2015 by ALCW_BDRS Cnidoglanis macrocephalus (Estuary Cobbler) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 May 2015 by ALCW_BDRS Gymnothorax prasinus (Green Moray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2015 by rickcarey Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Apr 2015 by ALCW_BDRS Thysanostoma thysanura (Thysanostoma thysanura) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Mar 2015 by ALCW_BDRS Myliobatis tenuicaudatus (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Nov 2014 by ALCW_BDRS Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 Nov 2013 by rickcarey Aphelodoris varia (Variable Dorid) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2013 by LizAllen Olisthops cyanomelas (Herring Cale) at Merimbula, NSW - 20 Feb 2013 by ALCW_BDRS Porpita porpita (Porpita Sailor) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS Velella velella (By-the-wind Sailor) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS Janthina janthina (Violet Sea Snail) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS Centrostephanus rodgersii (Black Sea Urchin) at Merimbula, NSW - 22 Dec 2011 by ALCW_BDRS
Catostylus mosaicus (Blue Blubber) at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Mar 2020 by rickcarey
Haematopus fuliginosus (Sooty Oystercatcher) at Merimbula, NSW - 18 Dec 2019 by libbyh
Nectria ocellata (Mosaic Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka
Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka
Plectaster decanus (Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka
Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Feb 2019 by rickcarey
Aphelodoris varia (Variable Dorid) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Aug 2018 by Leo
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2018 by RossMannell
Plagusia chabrus (Red Bait Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Apr 2018 by LizAllen
Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Apr 2018 by LizAllen
Sarcoptilus grandis (Sea Pen) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2018 by rickcarey
Achoerodus viridis (Eastern Blue Groper) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2018 by rickcarey
Nodilittorina pyramidalis (Nodilittorina pyramidalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Dicathais orbita (Cartrut Shell ,The Sickly Purpurea) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Cellana tramoserica (Commom Limpet) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Plaxiphora albida (Giant chiton) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Corallina officinalis (Corallina officinalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Anthopleura sp. (Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Sabellastarte australiensis (Feather duster worm) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Austrolittorina unifasciata (Blue Australwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Chamaesipho tasmanica (Honeycomb Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Meridiastra calcar (Eight arm Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Tesseropora rosea (Rose-coloured Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Leptograpsus variegatus (Leptograpsus variegatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Chthamalus antennatus at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Actinia tenebrosa (Red Waratah Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Bembicium nanum (Striped-mouth Conniwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Nerita melanotragus (Black Nerite) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Ulva sp. (Bait weed) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Morula marginalba (Mulberry shell/white lip castor bean) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Catomerus polymerus at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Mytilus edulis (Blue Mussel) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Patella (Scutellastra) peronii (Scaly Limpet) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Pyura stolonifera (Cunjevoi) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Sypharochiton pelliserpentis (Sypharochiton pelliserpentis) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Tetraclitella purpurascens (Purple Four-plated Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Nov 2017 by SteveBurrows
Bathytoshia brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Oct 2017 by rickcarey
Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Morula marginalba (Mulberry shell/white lip castor bean) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Bembicium nanum (Striped-mouth Conniwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Dicathais orbita (Cartrut Shell ,The Sickly Purpurea) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Austrocochlea porcata (Zebra top snail) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Cominella lineolata (Lined Whelk) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Austrolittorina unifasciata (Blue Australwink) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Tetraclitella purpurascens (Purple Four-plated Barnacle) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Nerita melanotragus (Black Nerite) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Nodilittorina pyramidalis (Nodilittorina pyramidalis) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Chthamalus antennatus at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Haematopus longirostris (Pied Oystercatcher) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Aug 2017 by SteveBurrows
Cordyline australis (New Zealand Cabbage-Tree) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Apr 2017 by JackieMiles
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 1 Apr 2017 by megan.l.head@gmail.com
Corynactis australis (Jewel anemone) at Merimbula, NSW - 27 Mar 2017 by LizAllen
Sepia apama (Giant Cuttlefish) at Merimbula, NSW - 13 Sep 2015 by rickcarey
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 Aug 2015 by ALCW_BDRS
Cnidoglanis macrocephalus (Estuary Cobbler) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 May 2015 by ALCW_BDRS
Gymnothorax prasinus (Green Moray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2015 by rickcarey
Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Apr 2015 by ALCW_BDRS
Thysanostoma thysanura (Thysanostoma thysanura) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Mar 2015 by ALCW_BDRS
Myliobatis tenuicaudatus (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 23 Nov 2014 by ALCW_BDRS
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 Nov 2013 by rickcarey
Aphelodoris varia (Variable Dorid) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2013 by LizAllen
Olisthops cyanomelas (Herring Cale) at Merimbula, NSW - 20 Feb 2013 by ALCW_BDRS
Porpita porpita (Porpita Sailor) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS
Velella velella (By-the-wind Sailor) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS
Janthina janthina (Violet Sea Snail) at Merimbula, NSW - 24 Feb 2012 by ALCW_BDRS
Centrostephanus rodgersii (Black Sea Urchin) at Merimbula, NSW - 22 Dec 2011 by ALCW_BDRS

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 19 Nov 2017 Recorded on
  • SteveBurrows Recorded by

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