Author: Val Kells
“Saltwater Fishes of Southern California” is an easy-to-use, 12-panel fishing identification guide to 62 saltwater fishes found from Morro Bay to just south of San Diego. This convenient guide is designed to help quickly identify common and notable species that inhabit inshore estuaries and tidepools, bays and kelp beds, rocky and sandy shores, and deep offshore environments.
Each species is illustrated in stunning color including adults, females, males and juveniles.
The highly detailed and scientifically accurate full-color illustrations are accompanied by common and scientific names, maximum length, and concise text that highlights key features, and habitat typical of the species.
This foldable and durable fishing guide is light weight, weather proof and easily fits into a pocket, glove compartment, backpack, tackle box, or boat console. Anglers, naturalists, students, teachers, and divers alike will find it to be an excellent resource in the office, at home, in the class room, in the field, or out on the water.
– 62 species descriptions, 82 full-color illustrations
– Key to features of fishes
– Dimensions: 4”x9” folded; 9”x24.5” unfolded
– Laminated for repeated, waterproof use
- Multiple Page Fold Out Pamphlet
- Laminated and Water Proof
- 62 Different Salt Water Fish Mentioned
- Size, Features, Habitat and Illustration Included For Each Fish
- Made In The USA
9" x 4" Folded
9" x 24.5" Unfolded
List Of Fished Mentioned:
Horn Shark, White Shark, Swell Shark, Leopard Shark, Bat Ray, Round Stingray, Thornback, California Moray, Pacific Sardine, California Lizardfish, Topsmelt, Tubesnout, California Scorpionfish, Kelp Rockfish, Brown Rockfish, Gopher Rockfish, Copper Rockfish, Black-and-Yellow Rockfish, Starry Rockfish, Vermillion Rockfish, Blue Rockfish, Grass Rockfish, Flag Rockfish, Treefish, Lingcod, Painted Greenling, Cabezon, Kelp Bass, Spotted Sand Bass, Barred Sand Bass, Giant Sea Bass, Ocean Whitefish, Yellowtail Jack, Jack Mackerel, Sargo, Salema, White Seabass, Opaleye, Zebraperch, Halfmoon, Barred Surfperch, Kelp Perch, Shiner Perch, Black Perch, Walleye Surfperch, Dwarf Perch, White Seaperch, Blacksmith, Rubberlip Seaperch, Pile Perch, Garibaldi, Senorita, Rock Wrasse, California Sheephead, Giant Kelpfish, Sarcastic Fringehead, Pacific Bonito, Pacific Bluefin Tuna, Pacific Sanddab, Bigmouth Sole, Fantail Sole, California Halibut