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Pink bush alga
Wrangelia penicillata
(C. Agardh) C. Agardh, 1828

Bushy plants, up to 20 cm in height. Small branches extend alternately from either side of the main branches in a single plane. Light pink purple in color.

Grows from shallow waters to moderately depths, attached to nearly any hard substrate.

Common to occasional Florida, Bahamas and Caribbean.

Pink bush alga (Wrangelia penicillata)