Scytosiphon lomentaria(Lyngbye) Link

Fjøreslo in Norwegian Nynorsk
Fjæreslo in Norwegian Bokmål


The species Scytosiphon lomentaria belongs to:


Photos of Scytosiphon lomentaria (1):

1 of 1: Thallus

Photo of Scytosiphon lomentaria
Thallus may become up to 30-40 cm, and several thalli often grow together from a common disc. The thallus is hollow and develops constrictions at irregular distances along the thallus. It grows on rock in the intertidal zone or in rock pools. The species is common during spring but disappears during summer in southern Norway, whereas it can persist during summer in northern Norway. Photo: © Vivian HusaTerms of use

Closest relatives

Other species in the same genus (Scytosiphon):