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stout galaxaura
Galaxaura rugosa
Galaxaura rugosa
stout galaxaura red macroalgae
Galaxaura rugosa Galaxauraceae
common name
  stout galaxaura
accepted scientific name
  Galaxaura rugosa (Ellis and Solander) Lamouroux
rules for finding collection records
  Galaxaura rugosa (252)
family name
  • Galaxauraceae
Image Author: Fluff Berger
Image License: CC BY-SA
Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Red Algae
Plant Observed All Year
Found in warm and temperate seas worldwide.

How Likely at this Location (38%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Keoki & Yuko Stender
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SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select

grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Galaxaura rugosa   (Ellis and Solander) Lamouroux   (TSN: 11760, Index: 142)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names