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Phylum: Ochrophyta   Family: Ectocarpaceae

Ectocarpus siliculosus  (Dillwyn) Lyngbye, 1819

A common filamentous seaweed epiphytic on other larger algae. Found in the inter-tidal range and sub-tidally

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Newton (1931) - A Handbook of the British Seaweeds

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