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sea cauliflower
Leathesia marina
sea cauliflower brown macroalgae
Leathesia marina Chordariaceae
common names
  sea cauliflower
  sea potato
accepted scientific name
  Leathesia marina (Lyngbye) Decaisne
rules for finding collection records
  Chaetophora marina (0)
  Leathesia difformis (628)
  Leathesia marina (170)
  Tremella difformis (0)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Gary W. Saunders, University of New Brunswick
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Brown Algae
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Salt Marsh
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