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Articulated Coralline Algae

Calliarthron (sp?)

(1: San Carlos Beach, Monterery)


Bull Kelp

Nereocystis luetkeana

(1: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Chain-Bladder Kelp

Stephanocystis osmundacea

   
(1-2: San Carlos Beach, Monterey / 3: Lovers Point, Monterey / 4: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Dead Man's Fingers

Codium fragile

   
(1-2: Black Rock, Santa Catalina Island / 3: Ship Rock, Santa Catalina Island / 4: Hen Rock, Santa Catalina Island)


Dictyoneuropsis Reticulata

Dictyoneuropsis reticulata

 
(1-2: Lovers Point, Monterey)


Encrusting Coralline Algae

Order Corallinales

(1: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Feather Boa Kelp

Egregia menziesii

  
(1: Seal Cove, San Clemente Island / 2-3: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Filamentous Red Algae

Order Ceramiales

 
(1-2: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Flattened Acid Kelp

Desmarestia ligulata

 
(1: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos / 2: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Giant Kelp

Macrocystis pyrifera

   
(1: Seal Cove, San Clemente Island / 2-3: Sutil Island, Santa Barbara Island / 4: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Hidden Rib

Cryptopleura reprechtiana

(1: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Red Antlers

Scinaia confusa

(1: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Red Coralline Algae

Calliarthron (sp?)

 
(1-2: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Red Sea Fan

Callophyllis flabellulata

(1: Monastery Beach, Carmel-by-the-Sea)


Red Sea Grapes

Botryocladia pseudodichotoma

   
(1: Coral Street, Monterey / 2-3: San Carlos Beach, Monterey / 4: Lovers Point, Monterey)

Glows red under blue light:
(1: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Red Spaghetti

Gracilaria pacifica

(1: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Rhodymenia Californica

Rhodymenia californica

  
(1-3: San Carlos Beach, Monterey)


Sarcodiotheca Gaudichaudii

Sarcodiotheca gaudichaudii

(1: Lovers Point, Monterey)


Scouler's Seagrass

Phyllospadix scouleri

(1: Lovers Point, Monterey)


Sea Comb

Plocamium pacificum

(1: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Southern Sea Palm

Eisenia arborea

 
(1-2: Whaler's Cove, Point Lobos)


Turkish Towel

Chondracanthus corymbiferus

 
(1: San Carlos Beach, Monterey / 2: Lovers Point, Monterey)