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Phaeophyceae (Brown Algae) is a group of heterokont. There are 840 species of brown algae, in 357 genera and 48 families. This group has been around since the Mesozoic Era. Brown Algae includes groups like Heterochordariaceae.

EOL has data for 24 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of brown algae. View this species on GBIF

brown algae Habitats

The environments in which many brown algae species are known to live. Select an environment to see its brown algae species checklist.

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Brown Algae Habitats

The environments in which many brown algae species are known to live. Select an environment to see its brown algae species checklist.