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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 紅藻門
  • Portuguese
    • Rodófitas
    • Algas Vermelhas
  • Scientific Names
    • Rhodophyta
    • Rhodophycota
  • English
    • Red Algae
  • Spanish
    • Algas rojas

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Recent observations

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katemccombs

Date

May 23, 2016

Description

On mud flats, at low tide.

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kestrel

Date

May 26, 2016 10:06 AM MST

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What

Red Algae Phylum Rhodophyta

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kestrel

Date

May 26, 2016 09:45 AM MST

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What

Frog-spawn Algae Genus Batrachospermum

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karolina

Date

May 26, 2016 04:28 PM EDT

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sebastiano

Date

May 26, 2016 09:06 AM UTC

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What

Red Algae Phylum Rhodophyta

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kdg

Date

July 1, 2010 03:57 PM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Sea Sacks Halosaccion glandiforme

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

Here's one of the few patches of Halosaccion glandiforme (Sea Sacs aka Sacks) I saw at Salt Creek. I think there will be more as the summer begins.

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wendy5

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

Another gorgeous coralline seaweed at Salt Creek: Corallina vancouveriensis (Graceful Coralline).

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wendy5

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

There's so much beautiful coralline algae at Salt Creek. This one is Corallina officinalis var. chilensis (Pink Feather Coralline).

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dpom

Date

May 25, 2016 06:50 AM PDT

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What

Red Algae Phylum Rhodophyta

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ksayce

Date

May 24, 2016

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Red Algae Phylum Rhodophyta

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ksayce

Date

May 24, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

The red algae, or Rhodophyta (/roʊˈdɒfɨtə/ roh-DOF-fit-tə or /ˌroʊdəˈfaɪtə/ ROH-də-FY-tə; from Ancient Greek: ῥόδον rhodon, "rose" and φυτόν phyton, "plant"), are one of the oldest groups of eukaryotic algae, and also one of the largest, with about 5,000–6,000 species  of mostly multicellular, marine algae, including many notable seaweeds. Other references indicate as many as 10,000 species; more detailed counts indicate about 4,000 in about 600 genera (3,738 marine species in 546 genera and 10 orders (plus...

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