Cock’s Comb seaweed

Cock’s Comb seaweed

Observation - Cock’s Comb seaweed - UK and Ireland. Description: A bright red, glistening seaweed washed up by the incoming tide. The main axes looked flattened when

A bright red, glistening seaweed washed up by the incoming tide. The main axes looked flattened when I found it, less so after drying out when it turned into a matted clump. The distinctive cock's comb arrangement of little branchlets are visible at the ends of the branches.