Record (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Record details

species: Sargassum polycystum
Observed by Andrew Hoey
Thu, 15 Jan 2009 12:00:00

Location details

  • Turtle Islands
  • The site Group ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 565.

    The site ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 5.

    The site was used by the project for the following reason: "1-4 transpolant & video algae & visual census; 1 Collect Sargassum; 5 Collect algae & fish; 6 collect fish".

  • Marine specimens found at a depth between 2 m and 6 metres.

Details about the specimen(s)

  • Specimen count is not recorded.
  • The record does not indicate whether reproduction was occurring.

The identification was performed as part of the Fish/ algal interactions: the role of herbivory in structuring algal communities across an exposure gradient project (ID = 486).

The project ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 486.