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

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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Bull Kelp Nereocystis luetkeana

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

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robertgeorge

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August 26, 2014

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maractwin

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August 24, 2014 09:34 AM EDT

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river scum Class Phaeophyceae

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sea-kangaroo

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January 14, 2014 03:15 PM NZDT

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

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gbentall

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August 20, 2014 09:06 AM PDT

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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jmaughn

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August 19, 2014

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Bladder Wrack Fucus vesiculosus

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justjohn

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August 11, 2014 06:16 AM EDT

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Sargazos Genus Sargassum

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justjohn

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August 11, 2014 05:57 AM EDT
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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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