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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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

jfletch

Date

August 24, 2016 12:04 PM PDT

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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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jennileeredfield

Date

August 24, 2016 10:51 AM PDT

Description

Kingdom Protista

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Saw Wrack Fucus serratus

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qgroom

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August 23, 2016 02:55 PM CEST

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Bladder Wrack Fucus vesiculosus

Observer

qgroom

Date

August 23, 2016 02:54 PM CEST

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Vesicled Rockweeds Genus Fucus

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keithwlarson

Date

August 23, 2016 05:51 PM SAST

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Rockweeds Family Fucaceae

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keithwlarson

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August 23, 2016 05:50 PM SAST

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gbentall

Date

August 16, 2016 02:36 PM PDT

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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miroungazalophus

Date

August 11, 2016 03:35 PM PDT

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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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makielb

Date

August 19, 2016 03:36 PM EDT

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

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makielb

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August 19, 2016 03:33 PM EDT

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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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makielb

Date

August 20, 2016 12:57 PM EDT

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Blistered Saucer Leaf Alga Turbinaria turbinata

Observer

clinton

Date

December 8, 2007 05:55 PM NZDT
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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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