Epiphytes or parsites maybe

Epiphytes or parsites maybe

Observation - Epiphytes or parsites maybe. Description: On extracting this seaweed from a bottle a week after collecting I noticed that there were many very small filamentous structures attached to it. Under a higher power these proved to be a variety of organisms, perhaps epiphytes, parasites or just hitch-hi

On extracting this seaweed from a bottle a week after collecting I noticed that there were many very small filamentous structures attached to it. Under a higher power these proved to be a variety of organisms, perhaps epiphytes, parasites or just hitch-hikers. They may be be algae or fungi....