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Macro Green Algae, the Larger Chlorophyta, Part 2

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Halimeda discoidea, Large Leaf Watercress Alga. To eight inches tall, 1" segments. Disk-like segments joined by flexible joints. A commonly occurring species in the tropical West Atlantic, and extensively used in marine aquariums. Bahamas pic.

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Halimeda goreaui, Small Leaf Hanging Vine. Tropical West Atlantic. To a foot in length, segments to 1/4" diameter. Chains of linear small (4 mm.), three-lobed segments. Grow in subdued lighting. Bahamas pic. 

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Halimeda incrassata (Ellis) Lamouroux. Erect, light green of heavily calcified disc-like inflexible segments. Roatan 2017

Halimeda macroloba N. Sulawesi images of healthy and calcium carbonate skeleton remnant colonies. 

Halimeda monile 3-8 inches tall. Here in Jamaica.  

Halimeda opuntia, Cactus Coralline Algae. Batches to about 15 cm. in width. Here in Raja Ampat 08.

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Halimeda tuna, Stalked Lettuce Leaf Alga. To ten inches in height, 3/4" segments. Tropical West Atlantic. Stalked uniplanar colonies which branch as they grow outward. Cozumel image by Di.F.

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