Flustra foliacea

Flustra foliacea

Observation - Flustra foliacea - UK and Ireland. Description: Although Hornwrack resembles seaweed, it is actually a colony of very small individual animals called a bryozoan. Found all around Britain. This was washed up on the estuary at Ogmore after a storm.

Although Hornwrack resembles seaweed, it is actually a colony of very small individual animals called a bryozoan. Found all around Britain. This was washed up on the estuary at Ogmore after a storm.