Archive for the ‘Beach’ Category




Clearnose Skate Egg Case (Mermaid’s Purse)

This is a mermaid’s purse, preserved in alcohol.  According to my research, it belongs to the clearnose skate.

Also, we noticed some barnacles growing on both sides of the egg case.  Cool, huh?

Spotted Moon Crab

Dead Man’s Fingers (Codium Fragile)

We discovered this piece of ocean alga, and after doing a little research we believe it might be Dead Man’s Fingers!

Atlantic Ocean: Sandpipers

Atlantic Ocean: Seagull Trackway