Some more seaweeds

Last Friday I went for another very shallow dip at Castle Beach in Falmouth. Even though the weather was pretty abysmal, it was definitely worth it! Here a small selection of photos, again the quality is not top notch but many pretty species to see. The first pic below shows the Hairy sandweed Cladostephus spongiosus remnants the Slender-beaded coral weed Jania rubens featured in the last post tend to attach to. After that, some Chylocladia verticillata, Dumontia contorta with Grateloupia turutura (past its prime) in the background, Heterosiphonia plumosa under a small overhang and finally Chondrus crispus and Dictyota dichotoma.

2 thoughts on “Some more seaweeds

  1. An Bollenessor your photos of algae are magnificent! There are many similarities to our algal landscape here in Victoria, Australia. It’s interesting to see Grateloupia turutura there… it’s considered an invasive pest species here…

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