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Phaeophyceae (Brown Algae) is a class of Stramenopiles. There are 840 species of Brown Algae, in 357 genera and 48 families. This class has been around since the mesozoic era. It includes groups like Heterochordariaceae.

EOL has data for 23 attributes, including:

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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.

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.