Mastocarpus stellatus

Mastocarpus stellatus

Observation - Mastocarpus stellatus. Description: A fan shaped dark red seaweed with dichotomous, cartilaginous, channelled fronds arising from a disc holdfast. Plants grow on rocks and is common. It used to be called Gigartina stellata.

A fan shaped dark red seaweed with dichotomous, cartilaginous, channelled fronds arising from a disc holdfast. Plants grow on rocks and is common. It used to be called Gigartina stellata.