Invasive SpeciesSea potato

Colpomenia peregrina
FOUND by Guccisnails
2018-10-25
Cape Elizabeth
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by GucciSeaweed
Peer reviewed by Guccisnails
Field Notes
I'm happy because we found our invasive species. some problems we ran into were it was hard looking for the sea potato through all the seaweed and another problem was it doesn't grow on the ground. I smell the ocean
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
it matched the description in the sea potato species id card like, it was thin walled, hallow with salt water inside.
Photo of my evidence.
it has a bit of brown-green algae on the bottom as it said in the id card
Photo of my evidence.
it was buried in seaweed witch the id card said would probably happen if it got to shore
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Colpomenia peregrina
Common name:
Sea potato
Sampling method: 
Just looking around
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.561144 °
Longitude: 
W -70.217528 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Coastal - Beach or dune
Trip Information
Name:
Kettle Cove
Trip date: 
Thu, 2018-10-25 08:45
Town or city: 
Cape Elizabeth
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
Time of low tide: 
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