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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

囊藻 Colpomenia sinuosa

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 02:01 PM JST

Description

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 01:19 PM JST

Description

Looks like フシスジモク.
It seemed grow from sea floor.
http://chibadai.flier.jp/algae/algae/kaisou/tyairo/fusisuzimoku/fusisuzimoku.htm

Photos / Sounds

P5250167

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 02:29 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 12:57 PM JST

Description

Flat, irregular shaped sea weeds.
May be エゾヤハズ.
http://chibadai.flier.jp/algae/algae/kaisou/tyairo/ezoyahazu/ezoyahazu.html

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 12:57 PM JST

Description

Narrow float in middle of branches, leaves on end of branches.
May be アカモク.
http://chibadai.flier.jp/algae/algae/kaisou/tyairo/akamoku/akamoku.htm

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 12:56 PM JST

Description

Seems some sea weeds, yellowish and many small floats, looks like ウミトラノオ.
http://chibadai.flier.jp/algae/algae/kaisou/tyairo/umitoranoo/umitoranoo.htm

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hijiki Sargassum fusiforme

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 12:54 PM JST

Description

may be common food ヒジキ.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 7, 2015

Description

Negative tide on rock

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

October 28, 2012 05:04 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bull Kelp Nereocystis luetkeana

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

October 22, 2011 10:45 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

October 22, 2011 10:25 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....

No range data available.