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    • brown seaweed
    • Rockweed
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    • Fucus distichus
    • Fucus furcatus
    • Fucus gardneri

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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belyykit

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August 25, 2016 12:27 PM EDT

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chlorophilia

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August 17, 2016 09:00 PM PDT

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pnorton

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August 5, 2016 08:46 AM EDT

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gwenckatz

Date

August 8, 2016 01:46 PM PDT

Description

Brown seaweed

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kaseylee

Date

August 13, 2016 12:40 PM PDT

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tstrauch

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August 13, 2016 12:40 PM PDT

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gwenckatz

Date

August 8, 2016 08:00 AM PDT

Description

Brown seaweed

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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siobhancalhoun

Date

June 17, 2016 01:02 PM PDT

Description

Rockweed is green with puffy ends and a coarse texture. It seems common in the tide pool area, much like seaweed or algae.

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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lhillmann

Date

August 3, 2016

Description

Curious if anyone knows what is going on with the F. gardneri vs. F. distichus debate?

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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jengordon

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August 8, 2016 02:18 PM PDT

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glmory

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July 31, 2016 07:13 AM PDT

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

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garciak

Date

July 29, 2016 03:00 PM EDT
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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.
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