Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Marine Botany

Sargassum Field Work

Associated Fauna in Friday Harbor, WA

Grazing fauna

amphipods: Lacuna variegata, Ampithoe mea

gastropods

Non-grazing fauna

diatoms (photosynthesize)

amphipods (eat diatoms): Caprella laeviuscula

(Norton 1993)

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Last updated: 05 January 2005         copyright Jacqueline Pratt 1999.  All rights reserved.