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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Comments (53)

Another beautiful photo.

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Best regards,Nikos1954 from Greece-Piraeus.

Meersch on June 28, 2013

NIKOS1954:

Thank you Nikos for your attention to this photo...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Guizel J.c on June 30, 2013

Beautiful picture

LIKE

Saludos-J.C

Meersch on June 30, 2013

guizel:

Gracias por fijarte en este corazón de algas...!

Saludos cordiales, Paco.

Antº Aroca -NO VIEWS on June 30, 2013

I posidonia ;). Buena explicación y bonita foto con mensaje. Me gusta lk12. Saludos, Paco.

Meersch on June 30, 2013

Antonio Aroca:

Gracias Antonio, me alegro de que te guste...

Prometo que no intervine para nada en la formación de este corazón, las olas le habían dado forma...

Así nos agradece el mar toda la porquería y contaminación que vertemos en él...

Un saludo cordial, Paco.

poludziber on July 2, 2013

molto bella, like......ciao, Flavio

Meersch on July 2, 2013

poludziber:

Gracias Flavio, me alegro de que te guste...

Saluti, Paco.

Nenad Obradovic N… on July 3, 2013

Very nice photo L+F

Meersch on July 7, 2013

Nenad Obr:

Thank you Nenad for your visit and awards!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

Mima Dimitrova on July 7, 2013

Много красиво ...и чудни цветове! YSL

Meersch on July 7, 2013

Mima Koleva:

I'm happy you like this heart of algae!

Thank you for your visit and awards...!

Best wishes from Spain, Paco.

roberto. r on July 12, 2013

Fantastic work of MOTHERNATURE!!!!!!!! Best regards from Trieste, bobLIKE!!!

silvestras on July 13, 2013

Dear friend Paco,

this image is very emotional...

I like it so much.

Bravo.

A big hugs from Lithuania)))

Meersch on July 13, 2013

roberto.r@:

Thank you for your attention to this photo, I'm glad you liked...!

Greetings from Spain, Paco.

janamare26 on July 13, 2013

Interesting and beautiful photo.Like.Best wishes,Mirjana

Meersch on July 13, 2013

silvestras:

Dear Silvestras, Like because you are a sensitive man like me. I'm very happy to ear your comment!

Didelis apkabinimas jums, Paco.

silvestras on July 13, 2013

Dear Paco,

I'm very happy to ear your kind words...

I wish you many many positive emotions)))

Silvestras

Meersch on July 13, 2013

janamare26:

I'm happy Mirjana that you like this algae heart...!

Best wishes from Spain, Paco.

makis ® on July 18, 2013

Φανταστική εικόνα!

Αρέσει και αγαπημένη!

Χαιρετίσματα από Αθήνα!

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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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