Recording Marine Life


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Records of Pleurobrachia pileus

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2003-03-31 Selsey
Sandstone/clay wall that runs along on the West side just beyond Selsey Lifeboat Station.
Just drifting by. Paul Parsons
2
Chesil Cove Dorset. Portland side, underhill.
Mid water. Ryan Stalker
2003-04-15
Strandline Kathryn Turner
over 50 2008-08-06 Oxwich beach
Oxwich beach, Gower
stranded on sand and many others washing in with tide Judith Oakley
1 2009-03-02 Off Hackney Lane
Teign Estuary
approximately 30mm top to bottom Tom Young
20 2009-05-23 Zetland Pier
Small pier and surrounding shore diving area. Rocky/sandy bottom which has about 7m of water at high tide and 2m at low.
Floating off slip (open water) approx 1cm diameter. Joe Bater
10 per meter 2009-06-01 Cleveleys north
Beach between the vue and rossall school. mid tide
Between mid and low tide Kathryn Turner
Hundreds 2009-06-20 Kinlochbervie
Kinlochbervie Harbour.
Appear to have been swept into the harbour by the rising tide. Literally hundreds and thousands of them. Photos at kinlochbervie.info Gary Sutherland
Several Thousands 2010-06-14 Nags Head, NC, USA
Outer Banks, Atlantic Ocean, Mid-Atlantic USA East coast.
Floating in the ocean washing up on the beach Stacey McCall
1,000's 12/07/2011 Firth Bay, Orkney
Shallow tidal sea water bay, 1 to 6m deep, kelp plants, eel grass meadows, sand/mud bottom
There were thousands of them drifting by, beautifully irridescent. Long stalks trailing. penny martin