Phymatolithon lenormandii(Areschoug) Adey

Slettrugl in Norwegian


The species Phymatolithon lenormandii belongs to:


Photos of Phymatolithon lenormandii (1):

1 of 1: Habit

Photo of Phymatolithon lenormandii
Habit in a rock pool Photo: © Kjersti SjøtunTerms of use

Note: The species is very common in the intertidal zone. It normally has a mauvish colour. The crusts have a white edge where growth occurs, and the young parts of crusts are relatively flat. Older parts of crusts are more uneven and often covered with small white spots.

Closest relatives

Other species in the same genus (Phymatolithon):