BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

LAMINARIALES Migula, 1909 (an order of brown seaweeds)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

ALARIACEAE Setchell & Gardner, 1925 (a family of brown seaweeds) Family  
Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) Suringar, 1873 (Wakame, Japanese Kelp)
Fronds in shallow water at low tide
Species 2 ident refs
CHORDACEAE Dumortier, 1822 (a family of brown seaweeds) Family  
Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse, 1797 (Dead Men's Ropes, Mermaid's Fishing Lines, Mermaid's Tresses)
Group of thalli - under water
LAMINARIACEAE Bory, 1827 (a family of brown seaweeds) Family  
Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux, 1813 (Tangle, Oarweed)
Plant - laid out to show thallus shape
Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders, 2006 (Sea Belt, Sugar Kelp, Poor Man's Weather Glass)
Plant - laid out on rocks

Suggested Literature

LAMINARIALES may be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(brown seaweeds)
Seaweeds (via Phaeophyceae)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 34 feeding and other relationships of LAMINARIALES (an order of brown seaweeds)

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