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    • Algues rouges
  • Korean
    • 홍조류
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    • 紅藻門
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    • Rodófitas
    • Algas Vermelhas
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    • Rhodophyta
    • Rhodophycota
  • English
    • Red Algae
  • Spanish
    • Algas rojas

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Recent observations

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Square

What

coralline algae Order Corallinales

Observer

kokatrudz

Date

January 19, 2017 11:22 AM NZDT

Description

#KaitiBeachbioblitz

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

coralline algae Order Corallinales

Observer

kokatrudz

Date

January 19, 2017 10:19 AM NZDT

Description

#KaitiBeachbioblitz

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

January 18, 2017 10:15 PM AST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cdavis_aop

Date

January 15, 2017 03:57 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

natalia_vera

Date

December 9, 2016

Description

Esta alga presenta textura rugosa ya que su fronda, en especifico sus laminas contienen ramificaciones y estas a su vez tiene lo que se podría denominar poros. Corresponde a la División Rhodophyta y su nombre común es chicoria de mar, crece principalmente en sustratos duros como rocas o piedras, siendo su hábitat la zona bentónica.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

April 23, 2016 05:02 AM NZST

Description

the finer alga under J. sagittata

Photos / Sounds

What

Sea Comb Plocamium cartilagineum

Observer

finatic

Date

January 8, 2017 11:59 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

January 6, 2017 10:36 AM NZDT

Description

This was carried then washed in the third creek so it did not look like a blob but we could photograph the details.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 7, 2017 08:09 AM NZDT

Description

Euptilota mooreana epiphytic on Pterocladia lucida. Associated with Dasyclonium incisum (see http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/4946744) and Lithophyllum pustulatum. Uncommon.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 7, 2017 08:09 AM NZDT

Description

Common. Epiphytic on Pterocladia lucida. Side branches pectinate not branched. Forming a dark crimsoem 'fuzz' on Pterocladia. Associated with Euptilota mooreanum and Lithophyllum pustulatum.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rodolfo-pinchart

Date

January 14, 2017

Description

Organismo rhodophyta es de color rojo oscuro, el cual tiene una textura lisa, su cuerpo tiene una estructura conformada por ramificaciones dicotómicas y está adherido al sustrato rocoso en intermareal.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

January 13, 2017 04:41 PM NZDT

Description

I think this is a jania but ICBW :)

Speciman collected.

The location name is not accurate - Reason

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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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