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pink brush alga
Wrangelia penicillata
Wrangelia penicillata
pink brush alga red feather seaweed
Wrangelia penicillata Ceramiaceae
common name
  pink brush alga
accepted scientific name
  Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
rules for finding collection records
  Wrangelia penicillata (70)
family name
  • Ceramiaceae
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Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Red Algae
Plant Observed beginning of December thru end of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Wrangelia penicillata   (C.Agardh) C.Agardh   (TSN: W144713, Index: 1140)

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Family Names