Bottom Photographs

Seafloor photographs of clam shells, sand dollars, rock crab, cobbles

Detailed Description

Some of the organisms visible in these images are: A, clam shells, B, sand dollars (Echinarachnius parma), C, Atlantic rock crab (Cancer irroratus) and clam shells, and D, organisms attached to angular cobbles: pink crustose ("bubblegum") algae, barnacles, and chitons (Tonicella sp.). Organisms (and many more too small to see at this scale) identified courtesy of Adrienne Pappal, Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management


Image Dimensions: 1100 x 827

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US