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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 05:23 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 05:22 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 04:53 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 04:29 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cooperj

Date

October 1, 2014

Description

A water mould, isolated onto sterile pumpkin seeds. Genus is characterised by zoospores which encyst immediately after the release from the zoosporangium. Related to the Saprolegnia disease of fish.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sargassum sp. Genus Sargassum

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 06:37 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Sargassum sp. Genus Sargassum

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 06:34 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Sargassum sp. Genus Sargassum

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 06:35 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 06:27 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 04:35 PM EST

Description

Possibly Lobophora

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

parkecology

Date

October 11, 2014 05:14 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:05 PM PDT
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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.