Here's the beautiful red seaweed Plocamium cartilagineum subsp. pacificum (Sea Braid).
Nice find of Cystocarps!
Polysiphonia or Herpossiphonia?
Only small fragment seen.
Here are Halosaccion glandiforme (Sea Sacs aka Sacks), quite common at Tongue Point.
This Corallina officinalis var. chilensis (Pink Feather Coralline) was abundant during the minus tide.
This specimen bears Microcladia coulteri growing as an epiphyte.
Microcladia coulteri growing as epiphytes on various species of Mazzaella.
The red algae, or Rhodophyta (/roʊˈdɒfɨtə/ roh-DOF-fit-tə or /ˌroʊdəˈfaɪtə/ ROH-də-FY-tə; from Ancient Greek: ῥόδον rhodon, "rose" and φυτόν phyton, "plant"), are one of the oldest groups of eukaryotic algae, and also one of the largest, with about 5,000–6,000 species of mostly multicellular, marine algae, including many notable seaweeds. Other references indicate as many as 10,000 species; more detailed counts indicate about 4,000 in about 600 genera (3,738 marine species in 546 genera and 10 orders (plus...