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Saccharina latissima (=Laminaria saccharina)

( BOK:Sukkertare ENG:Poor man's weather glass,Sugar Kelp,Sugar Wrack)                  3 photos (see below for more photos)


4 meter long specimen from the Hardangerfjord
Photo by: Vivian Husa
Location: Halsn√ły, Hordaland
Verified by Network members
Sampling date: 2009-06-22
Published: 2010-03-10

This is one of our large kelp species which thrives in the sublittoral zone in wave protected and semi- protected areas. It attaches to rock, small boulders and stones.

The species have a large undivided frond without midrib. The frond is wrinkled with wavy margins and often with wrinkle-like rows along the middle of the flat blade. The species is perennial and can live for 3-4 years and reach a length of 4 meters.




Blade detail
Photo by: Vivian Husa
Location: Raunefjorden, Hordaland
Photo is showing (categorized): Surface view
Verified by Network members
Sampling date: 2008-04-18
Published: 2010-03-10





Habitat
Photo by: Vivian Husa
Location: Halsn√ły, Hordaland
Photo is showing (categorized): Thallus
Verified by Network members
Sampling date: 2009-06-22
Published: 2010-03-10




 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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