Aetea truncata

General description: 

Aetea truncata has a cosmopolitan distribution, but is
absent from polar seas. It can be found on all British coasts, colonising a
wide range of substrates including algae, hydoirds and hard substrates

The colonies are white in colour and are composed of
creeping branching stolons from which a free erect portion arises at the distal

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith