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Recent observations

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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carina_cates

Date

December 3, 2016 02:37 PM PST

Description

Here is a kelp bed I found on the harbor

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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jaykeller

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November 12, 2016 01:06 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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November 13, 2016 02:42 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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finatic

Date

November 12, 2016 01:06 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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babarkley

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November 15, 2016 10:57 AM PST

Description

Point Dume

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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rickt

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November 13, 2016 03:13 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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mazer

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April 30, 2011 12:41 AM PDT

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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tiyumq

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November 13, 2016 01:46 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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ashley_m_gee

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November 15, 2016 09:56 AM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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guillermoonate

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November 13, 2016 11:09 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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annaleavitt

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November 13, 2016 01:35 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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robberfly

Date

October 29, 2016 06:03 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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