This alluring tangle of white strands with gooey pink tips emanates from a single stalk. A native of the tropical Pacific and Indian Oceans, Liagora spends its day wriggling in the warm and sunny shallows.

repeat 36"V x 17"H

kingdom Plantae
phylum Rhodophyta
class Florideophyceae
order Nemaliales
family Liagoraceae
genus Liagora
species boergesenii

collection of Peter Vroom
location Hawaiian archipelago
date September 15, 2006