Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis

Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis

Observation - Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis - UK and Ireland. Description: This fan-shaped red seaweed caught my eye as not being quite Chondrus crispus, even though that species is known to be very variable. Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis is a small red marine alga growing only several centimetres in length from a disc-like holdfas

This fan-shaped red seaweed caught my eye as not being quite Chondrus crispus, even though that species is known to be very variable.
Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis is a small red marine alga growing only several centimetres in length from a disc-like holdfast. It forms a medium-sized flattened frond with regular dichotomous branching.