Recording Marine Life


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Records of Mastocarpus stellatus

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
F 2002-03-28
Batten Bay, nr Plymouth
Frequent Caroline Farrell
3 or 4 individuals 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)
in rockpool Barbara Haddrill
P 2004-05-06
Batten Bay, Mountbatten nr Plymouth
No further comments. West Park Primary
10 2004-06-18 Croyde Beach
Croyde Beach, North Devon. West facing rocky platform north of sandy nay. High shore, rugged rocks with some shallow rockpools. Sunny and cloudy, strong breeze. Site 1
In pools and on rocks out of pool David Butt (Brauton School)
2 2004-06-18 Croyde Beach
Croyde Beach, North Devon. West facing rocky platform north of sandy bay. Low shore area, steep & rugged rock with deep pools & gullies. Site 3.
In water David Butt (Brauton School)
P 2004-06-18 Croyde Beach
Croyde Beach, North Devon. West facing rocky platform north of sandy nay. High shore, rugged rocks with some shallow rockpools. Sunny and cloudy, strong breeze. Site 1
In rockpools 1% coverage (5m x 5m area) David Butt (Brauton School)
C 2004-12-27
long sandy beach with rocks on either side
In shallow rockpools. Charlie Smith
C 2005-05-08
Snapes Point Salcombe Estuary Devon
Common on rocks 0.5 above CD Jo Corke
many 2005-12-07
e.g. South coast of Lindisfarne, near the harbour.
1 2006-05-13
Approximately 2.5km north west of Penrhyn Cwmister on the North Lleyn coast, Gwynedd, North Wales
Rare - only one individual seen

Survey of fucoids in midshore area over 150m
Abundant 2007-01-23
Branscombe Bay, Devon
Rockpool Milly Hatton-Brown
2003-04-11 France Aimee
Near the wreck of the France Aimee on the east side of the isle of wight
Ben Knights
Rare 2008-01-12
Mount Batten, Plymouth
Seashore Safari