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a green, fresh water alga of the class Chlorophyceae that is flagellate and made up of a single cell
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Noun1.chlamydomonas - type genus of the ChlamydomonadaceaeChlamydomonas - type genus of the Chlamydomonadaceae; solitary doubly-flagellated plant-like algae common in fresh water and damp soil; multiply freely; often a pest around filtration plants
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
Chlamydomonadaceae, family Chlamydomonadaceae - green algae some of which are colored red by hematochrome
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and the unicellular flagellates Peridinium umbonatum Stein and Chlamydomonas sp.
The scientists selected a green microalga measuring barely six microns by ten, known as Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.
A mutant of Chlamydomonas moewusii lacking contractile vacuoles.
Microalgal carbon-dioxide-concentrating mechanisms: Chlamydomonas inorganic carbon transporters, Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 1463-1473.
3 Chlamydomonas globosa Tetraspora lubrica Euglena acus Chlorella vulgaris Paediastrum tetras Non-motile green algae 63 13.
Therefore, to obtain direct evidence for sexual transmission of organelle DNAs, we examined their behaviors in gametes and young zygotes of the isogamous alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii using high resolution fluorescence microscopy.
Biochemical and morphological characterization of sulfur-deprived and H2-producing Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (green alga).
The culture extracts of Chlorella vulgaris and Chlamydomonas pyrenoidosa have been reported for their antibacterial potency against both Grampositive and Gram-negative bacteria.
Biodegradation of carbamazepine using freshwater microalgae Chlamydomonas mexicana and Scenedesmus obliquus and the determination of its metabolic fate.
USDA Research Scientist at the Danforth Center identified a mutation in the green alga Chlamydomonas which substantially removes a constraint that is widely observed in micro-algae where the highest yields of oil can only be obtained from starving cultures.