Posidonia heart, a gift from the Mediterranean.

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Posidonia oceanica es una planta acuática, endémica del Mediterráneo, perteneciente a la familia Posidoniaceae. Tiene características similares a las plantas terrestres, como raíces, tallo rizomatoso y hojas cintiformes de hasta un metro de largo dispuestas en matas de 6 a 7.Forma praderas submarinas que tienen una notable importancia ecológica y ejerce una considerable labor en la protección de la línea de costa de la erosión. Dentro de ellas viven muchos organismos animales y vegetales que encuentran en las praderas alimento y protección.


Posidonia oceanica is an aquatic plant, native to the Mediterranean, belonging to the family Posidoniaceae. It has features similar to terrestrial plants, such as roots, stem and ribbon-like sheets rhizomatous up to a meter long arranged in clumps of 6 to 7.Forma seagrass that have a significant ecological importance and has an important work in protecting the line of coastline from erosion. Within them live many animal and plant organisms found in grassland food and protection.

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Impressive photo! YS & Like! Best wishes! Nikos

Alex Bazhan on June 23, 2013

Very interesting composition! Above any praises! Beutifully!
Greetings from Petersburg! Sincerely, Alex.

Meersch on June 23, 2013

varkos:

Thank you Nikos for your visit and awards...

Best wishes from Spain, Paco.

Meersch on June 23, 2013

AlexBazhan:

Thank you Alex for your attention to this heart of algae, I'm glad you like it.

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

mvaro -- NO Views, t… on June 24, 2013

Bien vista y bien descrita la importancia de la posidonia ;) LK!

JC EBY © NO VIEWS! on June 24, 2013

A very beautiful shot!

Like

Best wishes, Jean-Claude

Arévalo, - PANO Yes. on June 24, 2013

Excelente, bien visto Paco, curiosa la forma que ha adoptado, si que parece un corazón. YS & Like.

Saludos cordiales.
Antonio.

Meersch on June 24, 2013

mvaro:

Gracias por dejar tu comentario y like a esta formacion de posidonia...

Saludos, Paco.

Helmut Jakob on June 24, 2013

Ganz große Klasse, dieses Foto!

Freundliche Grüße, Renbo

Meersch on June 24, 2013

JC EBY ©:

Thank you Jean Claude for let your comment on this algae photo...

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Meersch on June 25, 2013

Arévalo:

Muchas gracias Antonio por tu atención con esta foto, me alegro de que te haya gustado...

Con lo mal que nos portamos con el mar, y él, con la ayuda de las olas, nos regala corazones de algas...

Gracias por visitarme, un saludo afectuoso, Paco.

Carmen-Ilona on June 25, 2013

L+F. Ich freue mich über alle Herzen, die die Natur zaubert. Das ist ein großes Glück, so etwas zu entdecken. Ich möchte dich gern in meine Gruppe "Kurioses in der Natur" einladen . Diese Aufnahme wäre eine große Bereicherung. Herzliche Grüße aus Deutschland, Carmen

Christos Theodorou on June 25, 2013

Wonderful capture. Greetings from Athens.

Meersch on June 25, 2013

Carmen-Ilona:

Thank you very much Carmen for your comment and awards to this algae heart...

I'm happy you like it...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Meersch on June 25, 2013

renbo:

Thank you Renbo for let your comment on this algae hert...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Meersch on June 26, 2013

Christos Theodorou:

I'm happy you like it...

Thank you for your visit, Paco.

kazkun on June 27, 2013

Very nice shot! Like

Greetings, kazkun

Boris Boris on June 27, 2013

Interesting and beautiful!

L.

With best wishes from Latvia,

  • Boris. *
Meersch on June 27, 2013

kazkun:

Thank you Kazkun for your visit and like to this algae heart...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Meersch on June 28, 2013

boruh:

I'm happy you like this picture, thank you for your visit...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 23, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Meersch
    • Camera: Canon EOS 1100D
    • Taken on 2012/08/25 16:05:35
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 55.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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