Thin corolline crust

Thin corolline crust

Observation - Thin corolline crust - Southern Africa. Description: Thin, pink, paint looking, with white edges; forms sheets at mid-tide level. Generates new margins to combat overgrowth by other corallines and sponges. Brighter pink than L.foveatum; distribution would also indicate as L.acervatum. http://www.phycolog

Thin, pink, paint looking, with white edges; forms sheets at mid-tide level. Generates new margins to combat overgrowth by other corallines and sponges. Brighter pink than L.foveatum; distribution would also indicate as L.acervatum.

http://www.phycologia.org/doi/abs/10.2216/i0031-8884-33-2-111.1

http://www.botany.uwc.ac.za/clines/compete/overgro_4.htm