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Sea cauliflower

Leathesia difformis

Description:

Leathesia difformis is a yellowish brain looking brown kelp. This is a young plant that has a spongy texture and will become irregularly convoluted, hollow and broadly expanded at maturity.

Habitat:

Spotted on an exposed rock at low tide at Tongue Point Marine Sanctuary.

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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2019
Submitted on May 24, 2019

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