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Recent observations

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Observer

sarka

Date

August 18, 2014

Description

Was 'abundant' during this time.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 6, 2014

Description

I believe this is species macroceros.

Sampled at outgoing tide, sunny, water 71f.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 6, 2014

Description

See the specimen at right.

Outgoing tide, sunny, water 71f.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

What species is this? Possibly sp. hircus

Salinity 32. Temp 76.1 f, incoming tide

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

August 19, 2014

Description

A bloom or Ceratium phytoplankton

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

glanglois

Date

March 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

glanglois

Date

March 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

glanglois

Date

March 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

glanglois

Date

March 28, 2014

Place

muir beach (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

glanglois

Date

March 28, 2014

Place

muir beach (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

ftaroc

Date

March 29, 2014 04:20 AM PDT

Description

Bioluminescent plankton at rodeo beach. Glows green when you disturb wet sand. Youth all night Bioblitz #projectwise #iyel #utb #crissyfieldcenter

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

ftaroc

Date

March 28, 2014 11:18 PM PDT

Description

Bioluminescent plankton on rodeo beach. Glowed green in sand. Youth all night Bioblitz #projectwise #iyel #utb #crissyfieldcenter

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Description from Wikipedia

The dinoflagellates (Greek δῖνος dinos "whirling" and Latin flagellum "whip, scourge") are a large group of flagellate protists. Most are marine plankton, but they are common in fresh water habitats as well. Their populations are distributed depending on temperature, salinity, or depth. Many dinoflagellates are known to be photosynthetic, but a large fraction of these are in fact mixotrophic, combining photosynthesis with ingestion of prey, (phagotrophy). In terms of number of species, dinoflagellates form one of...

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