Brown Seaweed Sp.

Cystophora moniliformis (Esper) Womersley & Nizamuddin, 1964

The largest Cystophora algae species long flattened relatively straight central stalk (stipe) is the main identify feature of this species.

How to identify Cystophora moniliformis?

What habitats does Cystophora moniliformis live in?

Subtidal rocky reefs and tidal pools out to depth of 28m

What is the distribution of Cystophora moniliformis?

Southern Australia from WA to NSW including around Tasmania

How big does Cystophora moniliformis grow?

Can grow to around 2m long

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