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Thongweed

Observed: 3rd August 2011 By: Myra W
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Thongweed
Description:

Can anyone confirm if this is, in fact, thongweed?

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Paula Lightfoot's picture

I agree

Yes I think it is thongweed - the fronds are flattened and forked. Chorda filum (mermaids tresses) is a similar long thin seaweed but it is cylindrical and hollow and not branched.

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Thongweed

Thanks, Paula