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Segmented algae
Jania spp.

Plants form wide, dichotomously branched structures, growing in tangled, small clumps. Branches composed of rigid, stony, cylindrical segments with flexible joints. Segments light red to pink in color; joints white.

Generally inhabit sheltered, somewhat shaded areas of the reef, often in crevices.

Occasional Florida, Bahamas and Caribbean.

Segmented algae (Jania spp.)