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. These methods includ chemical and structural/morphologic
defenses, or occurrence in association with other unpalatable organisms.
Green Grape Alga
Large Leaf Watercress
White Scroll Alga
Three Finger Leaf
Pink Crustose Coralline Alga
Other Coralline Algae
Elongated Sea Pearls
Burgundy Crust Alga
Dead man's Fingers
Bryopsis Plumosa Green Algae
Mermaid's Wine Glass Alga
Bacteria, lichens, fungi
Mid-Rib Sea Grass
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