Pincerweed

Pincerweed

Observation - Pincerweed. Description: Red algae with irregularly branched filamentous fronds, with a banded appearance on close inspection narrowing towards pincer-like tips, growing in low shore rockpools in Devon. Probably the common Ceramium virgatum, but I read it is hard to separate for

Red algae with irregularly branched filamentous fronds, with a banded appearance on close inspection narrowing towards pincer-like tips, growing in low shore rockpools in Devon. Probably the common Ceramium virgatum, but I read it is hard to separate for other species in the same genus.