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Serrated Wrack

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Serrated Wrack!
 
 
Color- Phaeophyta (brown)
 
Anatomy-  The serrated wrack is easily identified by the jagged edges.. Each plant is anchored to the rocks by a holdfast.  The plant is a brownish-greenish color.
 
Inferesting FactAt low tide, as the wracks begin to dry out, the eggs and sperm are squeezed out on to the plant’s surface.