Invasive SpeciesDasysiphonia

Dasysiphonia japonica
NOT FOUND by joe_gm
2017-11-14
Matinicus
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by go science
Peer reviewed by joe_mm
Field Notes
I was having a challenge finding similar algae that looked like Dasysiphonia but was not Dasysiphonia by using microscope. Also getting the algae flat to look at through a microscope. We took photos with ipad's. I was very exited when we first look at the algae.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
This is not Dasysiphonia because I see multiple cells, not single, and the cells are not long. Magnification 400x
Photo of my evidence.
This is not Dasysiphonia because, I can tell that this has an axle growth, but it is brown and not single cells. Magnification 100x
Photo of my evidence.
This is not Dasysiphonia because, it has axle growth but again I can't see the single cells. Magnification 100x
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Dasysiphonia japonica
Common name:
Dasysiphonia
Sampling method: 
Dock
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.828000 °
Longitude: 
W -68.895000 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Coastal - Dock
Trip Information
Name:
Ragged Island
Trip date: 
Tue, 2017-11-14 14:41
Town or city: 
Matinicus
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Eastern Coastal
Time of low tide: 
Tue, 2017-11-14 14:27

Comments

All of these samples have too many cell layers to be Dasysiphonia. Thanks for your work on this project! - Matt Bracken