Acetabularia crenulata - Lamouroux

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Reference from "The Cayman Islands Natural History and Biogeography" Edited by Martin A. Brunt and J.E. Davies
A 1994 publication from Springner Science & Business Media

These structures with aspect of satellite dishes are in fact green algae each is a gigantic, single-celled organism.
This site will give more information on this very interesting organism

And this site will have more information on this algae

Flowering time;

Distribution;

Habitat;

Status;

Notes;

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