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Ulva sp.
Ulva sp.
Sea Lettuce
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0906 1234 (2006-09-30)

Copyright © 2006 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1985
  • 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 Ulvaceae
  • order Urotrichales
  • class Chlorophyceae
  • plant community   Intertidal
  • notes   A compicuous algal species along the shoreline. The common name suggests the resemblence to lettuce, and indeed the alga is commonly used as a food.
  • camera   Nikon
  • photo category: Plant - algae

  • common names   Sea Lettuce (photographer)
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