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sea belt
Saccharina latissima
sea belt brown macroalgae
Saccharina latissima Laminariaceae
common names
  sea belt
  sugar kelp
  Devil's apron
  karafuto kombu
  sugar wrack
accepted scientific name
  Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
rules for finding collection records
  Fucus saccharinus (0)
  Laminaria saccharina (1479)
  Saccharina latissima (508)
  Saccharina groenlandica (31)
  Laminaria groenlandica (20)
  Ulva latissima (44)
family name
Image Author: ©2000 David Csepp, NOAA
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Brown Algae
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (18)
Norwegian Seaweeds (3)
Biopix (1)
Cal Photos (2)
base map where plant found
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Salt Marsh
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