Alaria esculenta   (Linnaeus) Greville

brown rib-weed
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Phaeophyceae | Laminariales | Alariaceae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Sessile.  Boreal

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northern Atlantic.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

General for group: most brown algae have an alternation of haploid and diploid generations; the haploid thalli form isogamous, anisogamous or oogamous gametes and the diploid thalli form zoospores by meiosis (Ref. 87872).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

General for group: most brown algae have an alternation of haploid and diploid generations; the haploid thalli form isogamous, anisogamous or oogamous gametes and the diploid thalli form zoospores by meiosis (Ref. 87872).

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | AlgaeBase | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)