Recording Marine Life


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Charlie Smith's records

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Species
1 2004-12-21 Alderney
Alderney, Long stretch of beach with rocks on either side. Has very high and low tides.
Found under rock with a little rock pool. Nerophis lumbriciformis
C 2004-12-21 Alderney
Alderney, Long stretch of beach with rocks on either side. Has very high and low tides.
Under rocks mostly but some on top. Osilinus lineatus
C 2004-12-21 Alderney
Alderney, Long stretch of beach with rocks on either side. Has very high and low tides.
On top of the rocks. Ascophyllum nodosum
C 2004-12-21 Alderney
Alderney, Long stretch of beach with rocks on either side. Has very high and low tides.
Found washed up on the beaches all around the island. Laminaria digitata
C 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Found in shallow rockpools surrounded by rocks. Bifurcaria bifurcata
7 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Found in shallow rockpools, surronded by rocks and weed Anemonia viridis
C 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
In shallow rockpools. Mastocarpus stellatus
P 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Under a small rocks in a shallow rockpool, group of 4 + 1 small baby pipefish Nerophis lumbriciformis
2 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Found between 2 rocks. Porcellana platycheles
3 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Under rocks, with little water. Asterina gibbosa
1 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
I saw the bright red eyes under the rock, didn't really want to bother it. Necora puber
1 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Under rock Pagurus bernhardus
C 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
Common, you can see were they have been pushing sand up, you also can see them doing it. Hediste diversicolor
4 2005-01-15
Clonque, Alderney has a very strong current,the beach has no sand but pebbles and boulders.
Attatched to rocks Actinia fragacea
1 2005-01-15
Clonque, Alderney has a very strong current,the beach has no sand but pebbles and boulders.
In a rock pool, in the open as the I was searching on a falling tide. Asterina gibbosa
C 2005-01-15
Clonque, Alderney has a very strong current,the beach has no sand but pebbles and boulders.
Common in deep rock pools Bifurcaria bifurcata
C 2005-01-15
Clonque, Alderney has a very strong current,the beach has no sand but pebbles and boulders.
Common on most rocks and in rock pools. Osilinus lineatus
1 2005-06-20 Braye beach
On a sandy beach with rocks on either side, well know in Alderney. (Braye Beach)
Under a rock, with little water around it. Lepadogaster lepadogaster
1 2005-06-20 Braye beach
On a sandy beach with rocks on either side, well know in Alderney. (Braye Beach)
Under a rock, with little water around it. Lepadogaster lepadogaster
2 2005-06-20 Braye beach
On Braye beach, in Alderney. long stretch of sand with rocks on either side.
Under the same rock. Was with a cling fish and swimming velvet crab too. Porcellana platycheles