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Padina gymnospora; Funnelweed; (shown with Caulerpa racemosa, sea grapes)   

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Padina gymnospora
Padina gymnospora
(shown with Caulerpa racemosa, sea grapes)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0606 0846 (2006-06-17)

Copyright © 2006 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1986
  • location   Chuuk Lagoon (Micronesia, Federated States of)
  • family Dictyotaceae
  • order Dictyotales
  • class Phaeophyceae
  • plant community   coral reefs
  • notes   These algae were found in shallow water. Padina is a calcareous alga. Caulerpa is chemically defended.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Plant - algae

  • common names   Funnelweed (photographer)
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