Recording Marine Life


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Records of Physalia physalis

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2009-07-25 SW of Seaton Beach, Cornwall
Just round to the west of Seaton Beach, off the rocky shore.
Floating in open water, just off the rocky shore, an estimated 300m metres below the water mark. Kaja Curry
1 2009-08-01 Langdon Beach
Next bay west from Wembury beach
Washed up on strandline, photo taken if needed Cat Ridout
1 2009-08-13 Bull Point
In close to rocks beneath lighthouse.
Physalia physalis seen in close to shore! Photos taken small siphonophore that appeared in good health. Sean Hewlett
1 2009-08-20 Criccieth
Sandy beach with areas of rocks and sabellaria reef
Found in a rock pool between two rocks. Size approx 15 cm. No tentacles found. Alison Hargrave
1 2009-08-29 Off Blackstone Point
Approximately 1 km south of Blackstone Point, South Devon.
A small individual floating by. Keith Hiscock
1 2008-08-01 Bigbury Bay
Offshore in Bigbury Bay
One large individual on the surface (image) Keith Hiscock