Feather Boa Kelp
(Egregia menziesii)

image of a Feather Boa Kelp

Image ID: 309-00

Comments : This is above water, since I don't have an in-water shot yet. It shows the really neat blade and float arrangement that runs up and down each side of the stipe.
Common name : Feather Boa Kelp
Scientific Name : Egregia menziesii
Location Found : Cattle Point, San Juan Island
Actual Size : 6 inch piece
Camera Used : Canon D60 digital in Ikelite Housing
Natural History :