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Massive stranding of sargassum (Sargassum fluitans) and (Sargassum natans) on the coasts and beaches of the commune of Port Louis. By decomposing the algae emit a nauseous gas making the lives of inhabitants infernal, Guadeloupe

© Laurent Lhoté / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5837x3891 pixels (19.5"x13" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2017-07-04

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Individual / Nobody

Flora / Alga / Brown alga / Phaeophyta / Gulfweed / Sargasse (Sargassum sp) / Common Gulfweed (Sargassum natans)

Matter (substance) / Water (matter) / Water surface


Area / Marine area / Water movement / Wave / Surf

Area / Strand / Seaside / Water mark (fragment)

Species / Species particularity / Malodorous

World sea and ocean / Atlantic Ocean / North Atlantic Ocean / Caribbean Sea

Atmosphere / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky / Cloud

Area / Strand / Sand shore / Sand beach / Tropical beach

Area / Strand / Rock shore

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea

Human Settlement / Habitat / Building / House

America / Antilles islands archipelago / Lesser Antilles (Archipelago) / French Antilles / Guadeloupe (Fr)

Shot / Overview


Ground (to)

Enumeration / Group / Multitude

Flora / Alga / Brown alga / Phaeophyta / Gulfweed / Sargasse (Sargassum sp) / Sargassum (Sargassum fluitans)

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Thallophyta / Phaeofyta / Cyclosporeae / Fucales / Sargassaceae / Sargassum

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