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Macrocystis pyrifera Trusted
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Nathan Wilson marked the classification from "Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)" as preferred for "Macrocystis".
2 days ago
Kari Pihlaviita added the Finnish common name "Päärynälevä" to "Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) Agardh".
19 days ago
Katja Schulz changed the thumbnail image of "Kelp (Macrocystis sp.) on rocky Weston Beach, Point Lobos State Reserve, California, USA".
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Katja Schulz changed the thumbnail image of "File:Sanc0893 - Flickr - NOAA Photo Library.jpg".
Katja Schulz set "Macrocystis integrifolia" as an exemplar on "Macrocystis integrifolia Bory".
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