ahnfelts sea weeds

Ahnfelt's seaweed

[ahn-felts]
noun
a red alga, Ahnfeltia plicata, common along the coasts of North America and Europe, having brownish, bushlike branches.

Origin:
after N. Ahnfelt (1801–37), Swedish botanist

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