Nemalion elminthoides(Velley) Batters

Raudsleipe in Norwegian Nynorsk
Rødsleipe in Norwegian Bokmål


The species Nemalion elminthoides belongs to:


Photos of Nemalion elminthoides (1):

1 of 1: Habit

Photo of Nemalion elminthoides
Specimen around 15 cm long Photo: © Kjersti SjøtunTerms of use

Note: Thallus of the gametophytic phase is compact, soft and very gelatinous. Axes are normally sparsely and dichotomously branched, and with a circular outline. The species occurs in the intertidal at wave-exposed sites during summer. The sporophytic phase has a microscopic, uniseriate morphology.

Closest relatives

Other species in the same genus (Nemalion):