Mosshead Warbonnet
(Chirolophis nugator)

image of a Mosshead Warbonnet

Image ID: 161-00

Other shots:  image of a Mosshead Warbonnet
Comments : Swimming along one of the giant concrete pilings lying in a tangle on the bottom was this stunning warbonnet. KVI Tower has both Decorated Warbonnets and mosshead warbonnets.
Common name : Mosshead Warbonnet
Scientific Name : Chirolophis nugator
Location Found : KVI Tower Reef, Central Puget Sound
Actual Size : 11 inches long
Camera Used : Canon D30 digital in Ikelite Housing
Natural History :