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acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva
Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva  |  ocurrence (2016-08-08)
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Identif Year:  2016
Colecting Site(s):
Cala Domingos, Cales de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain
Notes: Daniel Salvaterra; Joo Ribeiro. Cala Domingos, Cales de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain. Calas de Mallorca is situated on the south-east coast of Mallorca Island, which is composed by Cala Domingos Grans and Cala Domingos Petits ,that are only separated by some low cliffs, and Cala Antena, that is about 1 kilometre to the north. More especially Cala Domingos Petits has fine sand and blue/turquoise water, that can get up to 26C, and its very popular among tourists.

Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C. Silva is a genus of green algae of the Polyphysaceae family. In terms of anatomy it has three anatomical parts: a bottom rhizoid that attaches the algae to the rocks, a thin thallus of grey-green coloration, and a top cap with on a flat/ funnel shape. This organism may grow between 0.5 to 10 cm tall.

Genus:  Acetabularia J.V.Lamouroux
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Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva

Identifier: Leonel Pereira
Collector: Leonel Pereira

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