Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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iridescent alga
Iridaea cordata
Iridaea cordata
iridescent alga red macroalgae
Iridaea cordata Gigartinaceae
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common name
  •iridescent alga
accepted scientific name
  •Iridaea cordata (Turner) St. -vincent
rules for finding collection records
  •Iridaea cordata (125)
  •excludeIridaea cordata splendens
family name
  • Gigartinaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Amelia Ryan
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Red Algae
Plant Observed 3rd week of October thru 3rd week of May

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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