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Recent observations

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

judielaine

Date

February 19, 2015 05:30 PM PST

Description

During -0.7 tide at San Mateo County's Fitzgerald Marine Reserve.

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 14, 2015 10:35 AM PST

Description

Del Norte County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

sarka

Date

January 31, 2015

Description

My book says it is sp. gardneri now.

Found in generally calm bay at higher tide line attached to large rocks along the shore.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

ctracey

Date

September 26, 2008 09:12 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed (Fucus distichus) Fucus distichus

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

January 8, 2015 11:38 AM AKST

Place

Sitka (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 18, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 16, 2008

Description

Found in rocky intertidal.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fucus gardneri Fucus distichus

Observer

wendy5

Date

November 30, 2014

Description

This rock had a dense mat of Rockweed attached to it. This time of year I don't see much Rockweed. Maybe that's because I don't get to explore low tide as much in the winter, when the best low tides occur at night.

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Fucus gardneri Fucus distichus

Observer

jayjay

Date

November 25, 2014 06:09 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

November 8, 2014 11:09 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

rademacherdan

Date

November 8, 2014 10:55 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

charlie

Date

October 13, 2014 08:14 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Fucus distichus or rockweed is a species of brown alga in the family Fucaceae to be found in the intertidal zones of rocky seashores in the Northern Hemisphere, mostly in rock pools.

No range data available.