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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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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carina_cates

Date

December 3, 2016 02:37 PM PST

Description

Here is a kelp bed I found on the harbor

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What

Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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carolbach

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December 3, 2016 10:17 AM PST

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Vesicled Rockweeds Genus Fucus

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ericsimons

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December 3, 2016 10:02 AM PST

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Kelps Order Laminariales

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liyanage

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December 3, 2016 10:16 AM PST

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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letravaildevie

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December 3, 2016 10:07 AM PST

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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wyatt_parra

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November 26, 2016 11:02 AM EST

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jaykeller

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November 13, 2016 01:21 PM PST

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Southern sea palm Eisenia arborea

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jaykeller

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November 13, 2016 01:20 PM PST

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pliffgrieff

Date

December 1, 2016 01:59 PM PST

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Bull Kelp Nereocystis luetkeana

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haleytm

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November 19, 2016 11:54 AM PST

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danac

Date

June 28, 2016 03:45 PM NZST

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danac

Date

July 13, 2016 03:07 PM NZST
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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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