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Looking for Watersipora
Posted by a9yms1
Looking for Watersipora
a9yms1 - 12/17/2011 6:12 PM
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Looking for WatersiporaHello ya all... it is my first time trying this, and I am hoping it will be successful. I am working with a Bryozoan in the genus Watersipora as part of my senior project for my major at HSU. I need to attain some heads of Watersipora, which look like heads of butter leaf lettuce but orangish -red... see attached picture (I think) from SoCal and am curious to know if anyone has seen this animal? Usually, they are found on docks, piling, ship hulls, etc. If you do know the location of some of these heads in SoCal...I’d really appreciate that information. I intend to come to SoCal in the next few weeks to try find these heads. Buy ya a beverage of choice for locating one or more of these heads for me.