MARINE PLANTS and ALGAE GALLERY
Various studies have shown that seaweeds have
developed a variety of strategies to minimize the damages inflicted by herbivores,
like sea urchins and other grazers, including chemical and structural/morphologic defenses, or occurrence in association with other unpalatable organisms.
Green Grape Alga
White Scroll Alga
Three Finger Leaf
Pink Crustose Coralline Alga
Elongated Sea Pearls
Green Mermaid's Wine Glass
Burgundy Crust Alga
Dead man's Fingers
Bacteria, lichens, fungi
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