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Iridaea cordata
Iridaea cordata
Iridescent Alga
(shown with Ulva sp.)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0805 1143 (2005-08-24)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  between 1980 and 1984
  • latitude 36.54630   longitude -121.93121   max error distance 2866 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Gigartinaceae
  • order Gigartinales
  • class Florideophyceae
  • plant community   Subtidal
  • notes   Three species of alga in a surge channel, about 5 m. depth.
  • camera   Nikonos
  • photo category: Plant - algae

  • common names   Iridescent Alga (photographer)
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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