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The First- named species is often very heavily epiphytised and on one plant washed ashore at Stronsay (53) no less than 14 other species of algae were attached. Indeed, a study of the epiphytic flora of L. digitata, species of Fuous L. oloustoni and would form an admirable ecological exercise, because it would be concerned not only with the species that occur but also with attempting to determine the conditions under which they are found. On cold temperate western Atlantic shores the sublittoral is dominated by Laminarians.