Recording Marine Life


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Records of Tethya aurantium

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2005-05-27 Batten Bay
Batten Bay, Plymouth Sound
1.5cm diameter; underside of rock lower shore Sonia Rowley
1 2006-09-09
East end of Batten Bay, Mount Batten, Plymouth.
Wedged in crevice at low water. Small specimen approx. 2cm in diameter. Charlotte Marshall
1 2007-05-15 Blackstone Rocks
Blackstone Rocks
1 large patch on rock Cat Ridout
2 2007-09-28
Oxwich Bay, right hand side on and around rocks leading to Oxwich point, Gower
under overhang Judith Oakley
1 21/03/2011 Lee Bay, Ilfracombe
Gently sloping shore, expanse of rocks flanking sand, fresh water stream. Good algae cover
3.5 cm mound, orange covered with tubercles - minute sample taken, distinctive multi-rayed stellate form. Paula Ferris
1 09/03/2012 Lee Bay Ilfracombe
low shore gulley with floor of flat boulders
same vertical wall, lower down, there last year Paula Ferris