Observation 95644: Trentepohlia aurea
When: 2012-05-21
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: This microscopic alga thrives on ocean salt spray and forms dense colonies on Monterey Cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa) along the Pacific coast.
Used references: http://www.flickr.com/photos/rwolf/4486331154/
Oluna & Adolf Ceska in the comment below.

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Most probably Trentepohlia aurea
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (aceska@telus.net)
2012-05-27 17:32:14 EDT (-0400)

This is a GREEN alga, most probably Trentepohlia aurea (Linnaeus) C.F.P.Martius
Cf. Observation # 65288

Created: 2012-05-27 17:08:52 EDT (-0400)
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