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

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ejenkins

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the past

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torsten

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April 26, 2015

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Giant Kelp Macrocystis pyrifera

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byun125

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April 14, 2015

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brown algae Class Phaeophyceae

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jesscortez

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April 14, 2015

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Brown algae Class Phaeophyceae

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rance-dong

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April 14, 2015

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andresangel925

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the past

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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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chenlu

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April 21, 2015

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Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

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chenlu

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April 21, 2015

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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kaioken_carlos

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April 25, 2015 10:50 AM PDT

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Chromista

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kingdom chromista Kingdom Chromista

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jds0760

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April 25, 2015 10:48 AM PDT

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class phaeophyceae Class Phaeophyceae

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jds0760

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April 25, 2015 11:07 AM PDT

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brown algae Class Phaeophyceae

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kaioken_carlos

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April 25, 2015
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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.