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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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salmonskyview

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February 7, 2016

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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e-albright

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February 6, 2016 03:30 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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finatic

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January 23, 2016 12:36 PM PST

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Orange County, California, US

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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ajwacaser

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December 27, 2015 02:36 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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maryulm

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December 27, 2015 05:57 PM EST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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finatic

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November 14, 2015 02:28 PM PST

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San Diego County, California, US

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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finatic

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November 28, 2015 04:14 PM PST

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Orange County, California, US

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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dpom

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November 10, 2015 03:15 PM PST

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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rjadams55

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November 6, 2015

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A large patch of this kelp was growing on the rocks along the North Jetty

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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chia

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September 25, 2014

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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richardwasson

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October 29, 2015

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Feather Boa Kelp Egregia menziesii

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jmaughn

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October 29, 2015
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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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