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Conchocelis rosea/porphyra
Conchocelis rosea/porphyra
Conchocelis Rosea
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0505 0304 (2005-05-04)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jul 25, 1997
  • latitude 36.81856   longitude -121.79270   max error distance 26012 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Bangiaceae
  • plant community   Subtidal
  • notes   This spore-producing, perennial phase of Porphyra grows only on sea shells, here a scallop shell. This growth is immmature: in the spring spores will be released in time to attach to young Nereocystis plants. Note the polychaete worm at upper left.
  • camera   Olympus system for macrophotography
  • photo category: Plant - algae

  • common names   Conchocelis Rosea (photographer)
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