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Corallina officinalis var. chilensis; Small Coral   

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Corallina officinalis var. chilensis
Corallina officinalis var. chilensis
Small Coral
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0505 2195 (2005-05-27)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Mar 1978
  • latitude 33.77013   longitude -119.70350   max error distance 75623 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Locality description does not specify which island or protected area.
  • location   Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary (Santa Barbara County, California, US)
  • family Corallinaceae
  • order Cryptonemiales
  • class Florideophyceae
  • plant community   Low intertidal/subtidal
  • notes   This was a medicinal coral/alga of the ancients who used it as a vermifuge.
  • camera   Nikonos
  • photo category: Plant - algae

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