Classification
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All Names

  • Korean
    • 갈조식물
  • English
    • Brown Algae
  • Scientific Names
    • Phaeophyceae
    • Algae
    • Phaeophycophyta
  • Spanish
    • Algas Pardas
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 褐藻綱

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Recent observations

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Oyster-thief Colpomenia peregrina

Observer

gwark

Date

May 9, 2012 10:04 AM AKDT

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Oyster-thief Colpomenia peregrina

Observer

gwark

Date

May 9, 2012 10:04 AM AKDT

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 23, 2016 05:15 AM PDT

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Little Rockweed Pelvetiopsis limitata

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 23, 2016 06:03 AM PDT

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Sea Cauliflower Leathesia marina

Observer

sarka

Date

June 21, 2016

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sarka

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June 21, 2016

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

Observer

sarka

Date

July 18, 2016 07:21 AM PDT

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Square

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 23, 2016 05:15 AM PDT

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Japanese Wireweed Sargassum muticum

Date

May 22, 2016 10:08 AM PDT

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Elk Kelp Pelagophycus porra

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May 22, 2016 10:05 AM PDT

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

Date

May 22, 2016 10:03 AM PDT

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Observer

leonperrie

Date

July 24, 2016 12:51 PM NZST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Phaeophyceae or brown algae (singular: alga), is a large group of mostly marine multicellular algae, including many seaweeds of colder Northern Hemisphere waters. They play an important role in marine environments, both as food and for the habitats they form. For instance Macrocystis, a kelp of the order Laminariales, may reach 60 m in length, and forms prominent underwater forests. Another example is Sargassum, which creates unique habitats in the tropical waters of the Sargasso Sea....

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