Scientific names: This family was first observed in the Sargasso
Sea. Muticus is neo-latin and means shortened, pointless or without
bristles. Mutilare, also Latin means to shorten or mutilate.
Other English names: Japanese seaweed.
facts Other names
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Laboratory, Strömstad, Sweden
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