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This attractive sea weed had a zig-zagging tough central stalk with small densely clustered bladder like blades, arising at points in the zig-zag. Some blades had a bifurcation. The whole body of the seaweed was a brownish green with dark brown tinges.
Said to grow in the low intertidal and shallow subtidal rocky reefs with moderate wave action, to depth of 10 m.
Spotted along the high tide mark on a sandy shore, along with other sea weeds - Western Port Bay

Date & Time

  2018-06-01 03:39 PM


  -38.417234 , 145.078433 : 3.082 m

Near Point Leo VIC 3916, Australia


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  1. David Francis  Cystophora torulosa added.

    Reply • 06 Jun 2018

NS Observation No. 5B13DBBAED2A897859000B47
Created 2018-06-03 10:19 PM (over 1 year ago)
Created By Leuba Ridgway
Updated 2018-06-10 12:20 AM (over 1 year ago)
Updated By Leuba Ridgway
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