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Colonies of Electra pilosa
Observed: 17th November 2012 By: JoC
Added: 24th November 2012
Electra pilosa is a bryozoan. Bryozoans are colonial animals, and each individual unit, or zooid, remains in contact with others through pores. Colonies of Electra pilosa grow on several algae on the lower shore, sometimes as irregular, but here as stellate shapes a couple of cm across.