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What

Japanese Wireweed (Sargassum muticum)

Observer

mattb1397

Date

June 13, 2024 11:37 AM PDT
Japanese Wireweed - Photo (c) Alexis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alexis
eporcher's ID: Japanese Wireweed (Sargassum muticum)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Sea Bindweed (Calystegia soldanella)

Observer

rickwalks

Date

June 12, 2024 07:45 AM PDT
Sea Bindweed - Photo (c) Antonio, all rights reserved, uploaded by Antonio
eporcher's ID: Sea Bindweed (Calystegia soldanella)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Life (Life)

Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:28 AM PDT
Red Algae - Photo (c) ðejay (Orkney), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by ðejay (Orkney)
eporcher's ID: Red Algae (Phylum Rhodophyta)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Feather Boa Kelp (Egregia menziesii)

Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:47 AM PDT
Feather Boa Kelp - Photo (c) cnguon07, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
eporcher's ID: Feather Boa Kelp (Egregia menziesii)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Red-berried Elder (Sambucus racemosa)

Observer

nathandiscover

Date

June 13, 2024 05:13 PM PDT
Red-berried Elder - Photo (c) sarahggage, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
eporcher's ID: Red-berried Elder (Sambucus racemosa)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Horse-Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum)

Observer

peninasharon

Date

June 13, 2024 08:19 PM PDT
Horse-Chestnut - Photo (c) Valeria Pismerova, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Valeria Pismerova
eporcher's ID: Horse-Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Feather Boa Kelp (Egregia menziesii)

Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:24 AM PDT
Feather Boa Kelp - Photo (c) cnguon07, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
eporcher's ID: Feather Boa Kelp (Egregia menziesii)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:27 AM PDT
Calliarthron tuberculosum - Photo (c) Julia Markey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Julia Markey
eporcher's ID: Calliarthron tuberculosum, a member of Coralline Algae (Family Corallinaceae)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:27 AM PDT
Calliarthron tuberculosum - Photo (c) Julia Markey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Julia Markey
eporcher's ID: Calliarthron tuberculosum, a member of Coralline Algae (Family Corallinaceae)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Ocean Spray (Holodiscus discolor)

Observer

beamowat

Date

June 13, 2024 05:27 PM PDT
Ocean Spray - Photo (c) Miao Ling He, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Miao Ling He
eporcher's ID: Ocean Spray (Holodiscus discolor)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Green Spongy Cushion (Codium setchellii)

Observer

kdjohnstone

Date

May 28, 2023 12:00 PM PDT
Green Spongy Cushion - Photo (c) teastham, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by teastham
eporcher's ID: Green Spongy Cushion (Codium setchellii)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Scouring-pad Alga (Endocladia muricata)

Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 11:00 AM PDT
Scouring-pad Alga - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
eporcher's ID: Scouring-pad Alga (Endocladia muricata)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Scouring-pad Alga (Endocladia muricata)

Observer

wildmare64

Date

June 13, 2024 10:49 AM PDT
Scouring-pad Alga - Photo (c) Jerry Kirkhart, some rights reserved (CC BY)
eporcher's ID: Scouring-pad Alga (Endocladia muricata)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 10, 2024 10:31 AM PDT

Description

On boulder, mid-intertidal. Area with moderate exposure.

Pyropia - Photo (c) Melissa Hutchison, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Melissa Hutchison
eporcher's ID: Genus Pyropia, a member of True Red Algae (Subphylum Eurhodophytina)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Green Spongy Cushion (Codium setchellii)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 09:33 AM PDT

Description

Low intertidal, on rock. Patchy, infrequent.

Green Spongy Cushion - Photo (c) teastham, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by teastham
eporcher's ID: Green Spongy Cushion (Codium setchellii)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Sea Brush (Odonthalia floccosa)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 09:36 AM PDT

Description

Mid-intertidal, on rock. Common.

Is a form of Odonthalia floccosa, so proper name is Odonthalia floccosa forma comosa.

Sea Brush - Photo (c) Rebecca Johnson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Rebecca Johnson
eporcher's ID: Sea Brush (Odonthalia floccosa)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Green Rope (Acrosiphonia coalita)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 09:59 AM PDT

Description

Mid-intertidal, on rock. Uncommon. So ropey that I assume there are abundant hook cells.

Green Rope - Photo (c) Song Hunter, all rights reserved, uploaded by Song Hunter
eporcher's ID: Green Rope (Acrosiphonia coalita)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Cup and Saucer (Constantinea simplex)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:22 PM PDT

Description

Low intertidal, in tide pool. Rare, only saw two.

Cup and Saucer - Photo (c) faerthen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by faerthen
eporcher's ID: Cup and Saucer (Constantinea simplex)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 10:01 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. The large division that looks like a rip is not damage, but is characteristic of the species.

Dilsea californica - Photo (c) lhillmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
eporcher's ID: Dilsea californica, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Red Opuntia (Opuntiella californica)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 10:00 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Saw several in the drift. Interesting, because we didn't observe any of this species at the same site in June 2023.

Red Opuntia - Photo (c) Paul Norwood, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Paul Norwood
eporcher's ID: Red Opuntia (Opuntiella californica)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Sea Lettuces (Genus Ulva)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:54 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Others seen attached in mid-intertidal, on rock.

Sea Lettuces - Photo (c) Kristian Peters, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
eporcher's ID: Sea Lettuces (Genus Ulva)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:49 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Others seen attached on boulders in mid-intertidal at exposed end of beach.

Pyropia - Photo (c) Melissa Hutchison, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Melissa Hutchison
eporcher's ID: Genus Pyropia, a member of True Red Algae (Subphylum Eurhodophytina)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Gutweed (Ulva intestinalis)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 09:36 PM PDT

Description

High intertidal, on rock. Near freshwater seepage.

Gutweed - Photo (c) sea-kangaroo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by sea-kangaroo
eporcher's ID: Gutweed (Ulva intestinalis)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Succulent Seaweed (Sarcodiotheca gaudichaudii)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:53 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Common in drift. Not seen attached in low intertidal, so likely all subtidal. Branchlets pinch in where they connect to main axis, which helps distinguish from Gracilaria.

Succulent Seaweed - Photo (c) Karolle Wall, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Karolle Wall
eporcher's ID: Succulent Seaweed (Sarcodiotheca gaudichaudii)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Delicate Sea Lace (Microcladia coulteri)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:47 PM PDT

Description

Attached to Chondracanthus. Very common at this site.

Delicate Sea Lace - Photo (c) Susan J. Hewitt, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Susan J. Hewitt
eporcher's ID: Delicate Sea Lace (Microcladia coulteri)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Winged Rib (Cumathamnion decipiens)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:47 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Rare. Did not see another specimen either in drift or attached.

Winged Rib - Photo (c) Wendy Feltham, all rights reserved, uploaded by Wendy Feltham
eporcher's ID: Winged Rib (Cumathamnion decipiens)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Splendid Iridescent Seaweed (Mazzaella splendens)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 8, 2024 08:42 PM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Iridescence not visible in the photo but was present.

Splendid Iridescent Seaweed - Photo (c) kqedquest, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
eporcher's ID: Splendid Iridescent Seaweed (Mazzaella splendens)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 9, 2024 09:39 AM PDT

Description

Low intertidal,on boulder next to Desmarestia herbacea.

Ceramium pacificum - Photo (c) Andrew Simon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Andrew Simon
eporcher's ID: Ceramium pacificum, a member of Banded Weeds (Genus Ceramium)
Added on June 14, 2024
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bclarkston

Date

June 9, 2024 10:09 AM PDT

Description

Low intertidal on small boulder. Common.

Neogastroclonium subarticulatum - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Al Kordesch
eporcher's ID: Neogastroclonium subarticulatum, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on June 14, 2024
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Oyster-Thief (Colpomenia peregrina)

Observer

bclarkston

Date

June 9, 2024 10:16 AM PDT

Description

Drift specimen. Only one we saw.

Oyster-Thief - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
eporcher's ID: Oyster-Thief (Colpomenia peregrina)
Added on June 14, 2024
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