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Padina

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Scientific name
Padina fraseri
Common names
Padina
Life on the Edge
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Group
Brown Algae
Where to find
Usually in crevices and around the edges of rockpools
Description

This partially calcified alga forms tough, flat, fan-shaped fronds with distinctive concentric markings and rolled edges.

This temperate species belongs to a group of largely tropical marine algae.

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