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Membranipora membranacea
Membranipora membranacea
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0105 2677 (2005-01-29)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1987
  • latitude 36.81856   longitude -121.79270   max error distance 26012 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • class Gymnolaemata
  • habitat  On brown algae near the surface
  • notes   A colony on a surface blade of kelp. Each individual is extending its feeding tentacles, lophophore. They are spawning fertilized eggs. Each individual compartment is 1mm long.
  • camera   Olympus macro system.
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

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