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ribbon sargassum
Sargassum obtusifolium
Sargassum obtusifolium
ribbon sargassum brown macroalgae
Sargassum obtusifolium Sargassaceae
common name
  ribbon sargassum
accepted scientific name
  Sargassum obtusifolium J.Agardh
rules for finding collection records
  Sargassum obtusifolium (240)
  Sargassum hawaiiensis (7)
family name
  • Sargassaceae
Image Author: Yuko Stender
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Brown Algae
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (38%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Links to Plant Photos
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Sargassum obtusifolium   J.Agardh   (TSN: H133, Index: 122)

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Family Names