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Apple QuickTime Format (2.9mb)
View the update pages linked from the Grunion Home for grunion pictures.
Closeup view of grunion spawning by Beth Tramontina, 2016.
Following is a video featuring our own Melissa Studer on the BBC.
Sea Star video, "Falling Stars" (below)
Video by Tara Speer Blank, early development hatching (streaming Windows Media file)
Newport Beach Grunion, 25 May 2005, by Craig Berry (974k wmv)
Grunion Magic, Seal Beach, 8 June 2005 (180k wmv)
Song by the Insect Surfers (13.2 meg)
The following video is by Tara Speer Blank. It shows the environmentally cued hatching events for a beach-spawning fish, the California Grunion, filmed in real time and then in slow motion frame by frame.
2002 Beach Grooming Study (PDF - 80kb)