Seaweed growing on a Common Limpet in Cornwall

Seaweed growing on a Common Limpet in Cornwall

Observation - Seaweed growing on a Common Limpet in Cornwall - UK and Ireland. Description: Cylindrical, hollow, constricted fronds growing on Limpet shell. Seems a good match for Scytosiphon lomentaria, which often grows on limpet shells. http://brphycsoc.org/descriptions/Scytosiphon_lomentaria.html S. dotyi is similar, but very rare and n

Cylindrical, hollow, constricted fronds growing on Limpet shell. Seems a good match for Scytosiphon lomentaria, which often grows on limpet shells. http://brphycsoc.org/descriptions/Scytosiphon_lomentaria.html S. dotyi is similar, but very rare and not recorded for the SW