Speculative evolution

I know there are others but they seemed to have died.
In this version we are on planet Joni in the area know as the Khufu string

Green: forest
Yellow: beach
Light blue: very shallow
Dark blue: shallow

Starting as a small lizard or fish.

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Name: Frilled Gago Plant
Habitat: very shallows. Colonies of 5-10.
Diet: sunlight
Behavior: attached to ocean floor floats to top of water to collect lots of sunlight.
Description: long green stem with large dark green frills on top. 1 to 4 feet high.