Chlorophyta


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Noun1.Chlorophyta - large division of chiefly freshwater eukaryotic algae that possess chlorophyll a and b, store food as starch, and cellulose cell walls; classes Chlorophyceae, Ulvophyceae, and Charophyceae; obviously ancestral to land plants
kingdom Protoctista, Protoctista - in most modern classifications, replacement for the Protista; includes: Protozoa; Euglenophyta; Chlorophyta; Cryptophyta; Heterokontophyta; Rhodophyta; unicellular protists and their descendant multicellular organisms: regarded as distinct from plants and animals
Chlorophyceae, class Chlorophyceae - algae distinguished chiefly by having flagella and a clear green color, their chlorophyll being masked little if at all by other pigments
chlorophyte, green algae - algae that are clear green in color; often growing on wet ricks or damp wood or the surface of stagnant water
class Ulvophyceae, Ulvophyceae - alternative name for the class Chlorophyceae in some classifications
Charophyceae, class Charophyceae - in some classifications: contains only the order Charales
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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Vulgaris) is a genus of single-cell green algae belonging to the Phylum Chlorophyta and has been widely acknowledged as a functional food worldwide.
Alga species collected in the Green and Yampa rivers included 12 Cyanophyta species, 3 Chrysophyta species, 10 Chlorophyta species, and 1 Euglenophyta species.
Table 1 Publications in conservation genetics (1980-2010) performed on Austral and Neotropical America (ANA) Publications Proportion in Taxonomic groups (N) Kingdom Plantae (%) Kingdom Plantae 303 Division Chlorophyta (algae) 1 <1 Rhodophyta (algae) 2 <1 Cycadophyta 7 2.
Samples collected were from all the three types; Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta and Rhodophyta.
4% of the total), followed by the Chlorophyta with 11 species (28.
Skeletal debris of some heavily calcified macroalgae, like members of the extant orders Dasycladales among Chlorophyta (green algae) and Corallinales among Rhodophyta (red algae), abound in some intervals of sedimentary rocks.
c) Families Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta, Cyanophyta, and Chlorophyta.
3 TABLE 2 Algae found (percent occurence in samples for each site) in Old Woman Creek wetland Phylum Genus or Species Authority Cryptopbyta Cryptomonas erosa Ehrenberg Cbloraphyta Actinastrum hantzchii Lagerheim Chlorophyta Ankistrodesmus Corda convulutus Chlorophyta Ankistrodesmus falcatus (Corda) Ralfs Chlorophyta Characium ambiguum Hermann Chlorophyta Chlorella vulgaris Beijerinck Chlorophyta Crucigenia fenestrata (Schmidle) Schmidle Chlorophyta Crucigenia quadrata Morren Chlorophyta Crucigenia tetrapedia (Kirch.
Most Chlorophyta species belong to the families Ulvaceae (N = 7) and Codiaceae (N = 6; Sanchez-Rodriguez et al.
Dentre os organismos fitoplanctônicos no concentrado alimentar, o grupo Chlorophyta foi dominante, representando 88,72% do total observado, seguido de Cyanobacteria com 7,22%, Chrysophyta com 4,03%, Pyrrophyta com 0,02% e Euglenophyta com 0,01% (Figura 1).