Red hornweed

Red hornweed

Projects Ceramium virgatum The red hornweed is small and branched red algae that can grow about 30 cm long. It is widely found in the lower seashore and just below. It grows on rocks or on other larger algae. The red hornweed is found all over the world, in the...
Sea beech

Sea beech

Algae Delesseria sanguinea Sea Beech is one of the red alga. It can reach 10 to 30 cm high and is a bright red in color. The leaves of the sea beech begin growing in late winter and are fully grown late in the spring. Late in the summer the leaves fall off from the...
Feathered wing weed

Feathered wing weed

Algae Ptilota gunneri Feathered wing weed is a beautiful red algae that can be found as an undergrowth in kelp forests. The branches resemble feathers and that is where the name comes from. The feathered wing weed often grows on other organisms, such as sponges or...
Sea oak

Sea oak

Skarðsfjöður Phycodrys rubens​ The sea oak is small red algae that grows about 30 cm long. The stems and branches are thin and branched, at the ends of which are red and thin leaves. The sea oak resembles a tiny oak, therefore the name. It is common in the lower part...

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