A brown seaweed found in the lower shore, sometimes in rock pools. This a tough wiry seaweed which can grow up to a metre in length.
No interactions present.
... any other Cystoseira would be hard to distinguish. We don't get this sp around here (Kent) at all.
sitting here with so little attention...sorry. well done Graham. Found via Other Obs.
My agreement supported by http://www.seaweed.ie/descriptions/Cystoseira_baccata.php
PLEASE add the Tag MarineM1
Now see http://www.ispotnature.org/node/764832
Lat/Lng: 50.4446, -3.5541
OS grid ref: SX897616
lower rocky shore