order Laminariales

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Related to order Laminariales: Macrocystis, genus Laminaria
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Synonyms for order Laminariales

in some classifications coextensive with family Laminariaceae: marine brown algae of cold or polar seas

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In shallow temperate waters, macroalgae are a major source of benthic primary productivity and kelp forests, created by brown algae in the order Laminariales, are some of the most productive ecosystems in the world (Mann, 1973).