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Giant Kelp at Pambula

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Macrocystis pyrifera at Pambula - 14 Aug 2020
Macrocystis pyrifera at Pambula - 14 Aug 2020
Macrocystis pyrifera at Pambula - 14 Aug 2020
Macrocystis pyrifera at Pambula - 14 Aug 2020

Identification history

Brown algae Macrocystis pyrifera 19 Aug 2020 LizAllen
Unidentified 16 Aug 2020 libbyh

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Author's notes

Macrocystis Pyrifera. This is the Giant Kelp usually found around Tasmania. We have been asked to look out for it around here and this was at Main Beach on Friday

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Non-local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 13 Aug 2020 Recorded on
  • libbyh Recorded by
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