Ascidian (Sea Squirt colony)

Ascidian (Sea Squirt colony)

Observation - Ascidian (Sea Squirt colony). Description: Occasionally one gets a real treat from Nature. I found a washed up flat stone on which was a firm but pliable flat 'cake'. Close inspection revealed lines of packed sea squirts confirming its broad identity of Ascidian. Only one UK colonial ascidian h

Occasionally one gets a real treat from Nature.
I found a washed up flat stone on which was a firm but pliable flat 'cake'.
Close inspection revealed lines of packed sea squirts confirming its broad identity of Ascidian.
Only one UK colonial ascidian has its zooids in lines (not stars).
Picture one is top side (normally the only view seen)
Picture two in underside.
Picture three shows how pliable the colony was.
PENCE is 9mm