Natural History of Orange County, California
and nearby places

***Important reading***:

The Insect Apocalypse Is Here

What does it mean for the rest of life on Earth?
By Brooke Jarvis, New York Times
Nov. 27, 2018

AND:

Global Decline of Insects


Protozoa

Rotifers

Sponges

Bryozoans (Ectoprocta)

Entoprocta

Ctenophora
(Comb Jellies)

Platyhelminths
(Flatworms)

Nemertea
(Ribbon Worms)

Echiurids
(Fat Innkeeper Worm)

Annelids
(Worms)


Fungi

Other on-line field guides to this area
Kim's Field Guides of Long Beach Crystal Cove State Park      
Habitats
Kelp Forest
Ocean: Zooplankton
     
Slide Shows
Fire Ecology Scrub Communities      
Insects Part 1 Insects Part 2 Insects Part 3 Intertidal  

Compiled by
Dr. Peter J. Bryant (pjbryant@uci.edu)
School of Biological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92717, USA