Recording Marine Life

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Records of Corallina officinalis

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
P 2003-07-11
Constantine Bay - rocky shore with sandy inlets & gullies
F 2002-05-11
Batten Bay, nr Plymouth
Frequent, seen in lower shore rock pool BTCV/ MilleniumVolunteers
O 2002-05-11
Batten Bay, nr Plymouth
Occasional, found in mid-shore rock pool BTCV/ MilleniumVolunteers
C 2004-03-26
Woddy Bay - North sheltered bay approx 2km long comprising mainly boulders,and pebbles with some overhangs and rockpools. Waterfalls onto beach (photos enclosed)
Common in majority of pools Barbara Haddrill
P 2005-03-02 Lynmouth foreshore
Lynmouth foreshore west
Many seen in a rock pool Harwell School
P 2004-05-18 River Lyn
East Bank of the River Lyn at 12 noon on a rising neap tide.
Some In rock pools St Michaels School
P 2005-06-25
Portwrinkle, Whitsand Bay
Seen in rockpools Judith Oakley
some 2005-10-13
Lynmouth foreshore
On rocks mill lane
many 2005-12-07
e.g. South coast of Lindisfarne, near the harbour.
Present 2006-03-01
Intertidal below Hen Cliff, Kimmeridge
Steve Trewhella
common 2005-08-16
Kingswear mouth of river dart estuary east side off coastal path
tufts in rockpools on lower shore Sonia Rowley

common 2005-08-14
rocky coast on coastal walk between compass and castle cove dartmouth (westside) increased sun exposure till sundown no fresh H2O inlets.
small tufts in mid-lowershore rockpools Sonia Rowley
Common in rockpools 2007-07-14
Jayne Evans
Common 2008-01-12
Mount Batten, Plymouth
Seashore Safari
Common 2008-06-21 Seaton beach
South East Cornwall. Seaton beach.
All in little clumps under the seaweed canopy in rockpools at low tide. About 5cm long. Middle to lower shore. Amelia Bridges
Common 2009-06-20 Hastings
Rocky shore below East Hill with some sand patches, shingle, pebbles and boulders. There is also a rocky \"platform\" mid-low shore with many crevices and small rock pools. Other species certainly present including some hydroids, bryzoans, brown flatworms, probable Bullhead and other fish
Mainly in the rock pools on the rocky platform Nigel Sawyer
Common 2009-07-05 Cow Gap, Eastbourne
Boulder, rocks and stone leading down to sea, some sandy/gravel patches, with small rock pools and some finer sediment. Un identified Spirobius sp, Sandhoppers and worm (prob Hermanthoe impar - picture sent via post) as well as seaweeds
In pools lower shore Nigel Sawyer
Abdundant 2010-04-25 Hope Gap, Seaford, Sussex
Low tide on chalk platform boulders, pebbles, with gulleys present lower on shore
In all pools above the Fucus/Pepper Dulse zones Nigel Sawyer
Common 2010-10-06 Plimont, Guernsey
Semi enclosed bay, sand with outcrops of rock perpemdicular to low water mark. Associated with the outcrops are motile stones and pools. (many alga species in rock pools dieing back)
Common in rock pools. Tabitha Pearman
05/02/2011 Gyllyngvase Beach
Rocky shore to the left and right hand sides of the beach.
Kristie Wilkinson
Uncommon 03/04/2011 Bognor Regis
Following tide out. Strandline to tide line. Shingle to sand but with little washed up on sand. Many worm casts/ holes. Orange sponges also washed up. A single Pollachius sp (full size) was on the beach but too badly damaged to id to Pollock or COley (Gull attacked!)
Few pieces washed up Nigel Sawyer
60 08/04/2011 Mount Edgecumbe
The rocky shore around the point of Mount Edgecumbe.
Bex House
Uncommon 16/04/2011 Nothe Fort, Weymouth
Rocky shore below Nothe Gardens towards the Stone Pier. Some shells look more like Venerupis rhomboides than sengalensis. Some unidentified small shrimps/ prawns seen in wide crevices
Few plants on the lower shore Nigel Sawyer
Abdundant 26/06/2011 Hope Gap, Sussex
Chalk platform with seaweed covering
In all rock pools Nigel Sawyer
Abundant 10/07/2011 Hope Gap, Susex
Chalk platform with channels, flints and a seaweed covering (Pepper Dulse being dominant)
Dominant speices in many of the lower shore rockpools Nigel Sawyer
Abdundant 22/07/2011 Hope Gap Sussex
Chalk platform. 1m low tide and investigated area straight in front of the steps. Many cobbles and stones in the gulleys which were turned and looked at. A bootlace worm, encrusting bryozoan, a couple of unidentitied (and not photographed) chitons also seen - had to escape the rising tide)
Rock pools across shore Nigel Sawyer
Very common 06/08/2011 Hope Gap, Sussex
Chalk platform at low tide (1.2m) Several unidentified seaweeds seen and two scale worms (?Harmothoe impar). ALso Halurus equisetifolius which does not appear in the list
Rock pools Nigel Sawyer
Common 28/09/2011 Eastbourne
Chalk platform in the east and sandy areas at low tide with soft rock and rock pools.
Rock pools Nigel Sawyer
Common 17/06/2012 Splash Point, Seaford
Chalk platform and shingle beach
Rock pools Nigel Sawyer