Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Chromista
    • Heterokontophyta
  • English
    • Chromista
    • Kelp, Diatoms, and Allies
  • Spanish
    • Algas pardas y parientes
  • Unknown
    • Kelp, Diatomées et assimilés

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Recent observations

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

karolina

Date

July 24, 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

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Could also be sp. oceanicum

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Possibly sp. depressum

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Could also be sp. Oblongum.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

What species is this??

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Description from Wikipedia

The Chromista are a eukaryotic supergroup, probably polyphyletic, which may be treated as a separate kingdom or included among the Protista. They include all algae whose chloroplasts contain chlorophylls a and c, as well as various colorless forms that are closely related to them. These are surrounded by four membranes, and are believed to have been acquired from some red algae.

No range data available.