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Boltenia villosa

Stalked hairy tunicate Habitat: Rocks, mid to low intertidal. Common – found on nearly all exposed or semi-exposed beaches. Description: Red, covered with unbranched bristles, round or oblong head attached by a long stalk, dangles down from rocks. Notes: This is easy to ID in the field. I've given you a few samples: 2 and 7

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