Japanese kelp, Undaria pinnatifida

Overview table

Environment: Marine
Species status: Non-Native
Native range: Northwestern Pacific
Functional type: Algae (macroalgae)
Status in England: Non-Native
Status in Scotland: Non-Native
Status in Wales: Non-Native
Location of first record: Hamble estuary
Date of first record: 1994

Distribution map

GB Distribution from NBN Atlas

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