Rhodothamniella floridula, Sand Binder

Rhodothamniella floridula, Sand Binder

Observation - Rhodothamniella floridula, Sand Binder - UK and Ireland. Description: The authors of ‘Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland’ Second Edition, stated R. floridula is unlikely to

The authors of ‘Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland’ Second Edition, stated R. floridula is unlikely to be confused with any other species. They described R. floridula as a ‘small filamentous species which characteristically occurs as a spongy sand-binding turf covering large areas of the shore...’
Their description chimes with my observation and I am confident my ID is correct.
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Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland Second Edition. Link: https://www.waterstones.com/book/seaweeds-of-britain-and-ireland/francis-bunker/juliet-a-brodie/9780995567337
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Find more observations of Seaweeds in The Seaweeds Invitation Gallery, here:
https://www.ispotnature.org/communities/uk-and-ireland/view/project/777036/the-seaweeds-invitation-gallery