Record (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Record details

species: Sargassum oligocystum
Observed by Christopher Fulton
Thu, 15 Dec 2011 12:00:00

Location details

  • Turtle Islands

  • The site Group ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 720.

    The site ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 3.

    The site was used by the project for the following reason: "Survey and collect Sargassum spp, Biomech break tests".

  • Marine specimens found at a depth between 0 m and 5 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 How does climate influence seaweed patch dynamics on the Great Barrier Reef? project.

The project ID, as recorded by Lizard Island Research Station, is 872.

The siting date is only accurate to the nearest month.