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

What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

Observer

dave-barry

Date

July 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bladder Wrack Fucus vesiculosus

Observer

jimmymac2

Date

July 15, 2015 12:42 PM BST

Description

Large gas-filled bladders.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Channeled Wrack Pelvetia canaliculata

Observer

jimmymac2

Date

July 15, 2015 12:42 PM BST

Description

Found draped over the rock pools.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erasmomac

Date

October 26, 2013

Place

Cocholgue (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Kelp Macrocystis pyrifera

Observer

dpom

Date

July 26, 2015 10:41 AM PDT

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Square

What

Spiral Wrack Fucus spiralis

Observer

sudachi

Date

September 9, 2011 06:41 AM JST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jeanmck

Date

July 22, 2015

Description

Low tide brown tubular alga.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Puff-ball Algae Genus Colpomenia

Observer

jeanmck

Date

July 22, 2015 02:35 PM NZST

Description

Greenish brown waterfilled sac algae. Very low on shore with Hormosira algae.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

erasmomac

Date

September 22, 2011

Description

Alga de color café claro, forma de pera, los ejemplares poseen agua en su interior, fotografía tomada en poza del intermareal alto, sector protegido del olejae. Desembocadura del río biobío

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

cdorsay

Date

July 23, 2015 11:14 AM ADT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

iain_reid

Date

July 18, 2015
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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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