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Red seaweed

Observed: 31st December 2011 By: hels
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Dulse
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Calliblepharis ciliata

While Palmaria palmata does sometimes have proliferations, these regular marginal outgrowths are characteristic of C. ciliata. I think that the generic name (blepharis means eyelid) and the specific name, ciliata,(eyelash) aptly describe this feature.

Jo