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Thallus growing from a small holdfast to 40 cms long, pinnately branched, usually in one plane though sometimes irregularly, hollow. Not segmented but branches taper at base. Colour brownish or pinkish. Gloiosiphonia capillaris and Lomentaria orcadensis.

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Source: Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland

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