Marine Life

  • Baby CA Two-Spot Octopus

    The Story Behind the Spot

    Have you had the chance to visit our nursery habitats in Hall of Fishes recently?! This is where you can find our juvenile California Two-Spot Octopus. Right now this baby octopus…

  • Wolf Eels Feeding

    How do Wolf Eels “wolf” down a meal?!

    Wolf Eels are known to hide in the caves and crevices of rocky reefs, it’s the perfect spot to watch out for prey! They’ll stick their heads out to watch for…

  • Dive into the Giant Kelp Forest!

    Have you ever witnessed a Giant Sea Bass gulp up a meal?  Or a Horn Shark chow down on some food?  It’s a truly phenomenal sight!  Even though we are not able…

  • Meet the Honeycomb Eel

    Meet the Honeycomb Eel (Laced Moray Eel) - This charismatic fish is the Honeycomb Moray Eel, a tropical species from the Indo-Pacific. These nocturnal predators spend their days hiding in caves…

  • Why are Garibaldi called Garibaldi?

    Why are Garibaldi called Garibaldi? These bright orange fish are named for Italian general Giuseppe Garibaldi, whose followers often wore a scarlet or red shirt. When biologists discovered a brilliant red-orange fish…

  • All About the California King Crab

    Learn all about the California King Crab - See that blue band on our King Crab’s leg? Colored bands are used to identify different animals with the exhibit. They help our…