Fine brown? seaweed on Mytilus

Fine brown? seaweed on Mytilus

Observation - Fine brown? seaweed on Mytilus. Description: A very fine short turf-like seaweed growing in patches on mid-shore Mytilus edulis in N. Cornwall. It appears brown but could possibly be a red. Photo 3 : Apical cell 16 x 9.5 µm. Photo 4 : Cells 8 - 12 µm.

A very fine short turf-like seaweed growing in patches on mid-shore Mytilus edulis in N. Cornwall. It appears brown but could possibly be a red.

Photo 3 : Apical cell 16 x 9.5 µm.
Photo 4 : Cells 8 - 12 µm.