Classification
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  • Spanish
    • Algas Pardas
  • Scientific Names
    • Phaeophyceae
    • Algae
    • Phaeophycophyta
  • English
    • Brown Algae

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Recent observations

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Observer

allisonjgong

Date

April 20, 2014

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allisonjgong

Date

April 20, 2014

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allisonjgong

Date

April 19, 2014

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allisonjgong

Date

April 19, 2014

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allisonjgong

Date

April 19, 2014

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Observer

wendy5

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

Sugar Wrack Kelp is a bit graceful and a bit lumpy.

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Observer

wendy5

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

Seersucker Kelp is my favorite of all the beautiful kelps.

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What

Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 12, 2014 09:40 AM PDT

Description

algae scum growing on a seep site in serpentine soils

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Observer

wendy5

Date

April 13, 2014

Description

This is the second time I've found this kelp that I can't identify.

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What

Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 13, 2014 02:45 PM PDT

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What

Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

ctracey

Date

April 10, 2014 06:22 PM EDT

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What

Neptune's Necklace Hormosira banksii

Observer

orcanaut

Date

November 1, 2011 05:09 AM PDT
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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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