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    • Egregia menziesii
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    • feather boa kelp

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Recent observations

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james_holkko

Date

May 23, 2015

Place

fort rodd (Google, OSM)

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iain_reid

Date

May 23, 2015

Place

Fort Rodd (Google, OSM)

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What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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kelseyw

Date

May 23, 2015 02:49 PM PDT

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What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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cah44

Date

May 23, 2015 02:02 PM PDT

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What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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bjoelle

Date

May 22, 2015 10:48 AM PDT

Description

Lots and lots of feather boa this time. Didn't collect any. This and nori seemed to dominate.

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feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

Observer

wendy5

Date

May 19, 2015

Description

This Egregia menziesii (Feather Boa Kelp) is one of the most common seaweeds this time of year at North Beach.

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What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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ajwacaser

Date

May 17, 2015 04:22 PM PDT

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What

feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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dpom

Date

May 8, 2015 08:10 AM PDT

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feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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wendy5

Date

May 5, 2015

Description

The Feather Boa Kelp (Egregia menziesii) is abundant at low tide now.

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phaeophyta Egregia menziesii

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richard_mora

Date

April 21, 2015 06:21 AM PDT

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feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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bjoelle

Date

April 24, 2015 11:05 AM PDT

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feather boa kelp Egregia menziesii

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nelsonb

Date

March 21, 2015 05:23 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Egregia menziesii is a species of kelp known commonly as feather boa kelp. It is native to the coastline of western North America from Alaska to Baja California, where it is a common kelp of the intertidal zone. It is dark brown in color, shiny and bumpy in texture, and may reach over five meters long. It grows a branching stipe from a thick holdfast. It bears long, flat, straplike fronds lined with small blades each...

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