Campbell Biology (11th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13409-341-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-13409-341-3

Chapter 28 - 28.4 - Concept Check - Page 608: 1


The most obvious difference between red and brown algae is their photosynthetic pigment, which causes them to be different visual colors.

Work Step by Step

Red algae have phycoerythrin, which brown algae do not. Brown algae have fucoxanthin, among other accessory pigments.
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