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Mastocarpus papillatus; Grapestone Alga   

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Mastocarpus papillatus
Mastocarpus papillatus
Grapestone Alga
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0705 0108 (2005-07-03)

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   Intertidal
  • notes   These are female gametophytic blades as determined by the presence of papillae. The sporophytic phase occurs as the tar spot 'Petrocelis.'
  • camera   Nikon
  • photo category: Plant - algae

  • common names   Grapestone Alga (photographer)
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