Gracilaria seen in the mud flats at low tide.
Why gracilaria can be classified as invasive
It can survive a wide range of temperature and salinities
It can outcompete other aquatic plants and take over the mudflat
can grow and reproduce quickly
Not many organisms enjoy eating this seaweed
Isomorphic alternation of generations
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