Invasive SpeciesDasysiphonia

Dasysiphonia japonica
FOUND by CoreB_rs
2015-10-13
Boothbay
ID Confirmed
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Field Notes
It was very hard to get a perfect photo. Most of the photos were blurry. I found Dasysiphonia and that was pretty exciting. 411.5 grams is the total mass.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
This is Dasysiphonia japonica because it is a one celled in the side branches. Also I know this Dasysiphonia japonica because it has some shepherds hooks. The magnification is 40.
Photo of my evidence.
This photo it is a little hard to find the Dasysiphonia Japonica. But you can tell it is there. For example, it is single-celled. And it has an axial growth and it is round just like any other Dasysiphonia Japonica. The magnification is 100.
Photo of my evidence.
In this photo you can see the tip of the branch. This is a zoomed in photo so you can get a good look at it. Magnification 400.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Dasysiphonia japonica
Common name:
Dasysiphonia
Sampling method: 
Quadrat (user-placement)
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.793800 °
Longitude: 
W -69.602100 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Coastal - Rocky intertidal
Trip Information
Name:
Fisherman's Island
Trip date: 
Tue, 2015-10-13 10:30
Town or city: 
Boothbay
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Sheepscot
Time of low tide: 
Tue, 2015-10-13 05:47

Comments

neat

Wow! I love your first evidence photo - really beautiful! Your other photos are really nice too.

Thanks for posting and helping us understand more about dasysiphonia!
-MB

Well done! You've illustrated the important diagnostic features of this species.