Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Macrocystis pyrifera



Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble).  Approximately 3 inches (8cm). San Nicholas Island, California, USA, Macrocystis pyrifera, Membranipora, natural history stock photograph, photo id 10207
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Encrusting bryozoans colonize a giant kelp pneumatocyst (bubble). Approximately 3 inches (8cm). San Nicholas Island, California, USA

Stock Photo: 10207
Species: Kelp encrusting bryozoan, Macrocystis pyrifera, Membranipora
Location: San Nicholas Island, California, USA
Format: Digital 2:3
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