Xanthophyceae


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Noun1.Xanthophyceae - yellow-green algae
Chrysophyta, division Chrysophyta - mostly freshwater eukaryotic algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown or yellow pigment; yellow-green and golden-brown algae and diatoms: Xanthophyceae, Chrysophyceae, Bacillariophyceae; some classification systems superseded or subsumed by Heterokontophyta
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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The isolated species had various shapes and sizes and belonged to Cyanophyceae, Chlorodendrophyceae, Xanthophyceae, and Bacillariophyceae (Table 1).
Benthic microalgae from tributaries and the main channel of the river (Table 2) consisted of thirty (30) genera belonging to five groups namely; Chlorophyceae (6), Euglenophyceae (2), Xanthophyceae (1), Bacillariophyceae (19) and Cyanophyceae (2).
In this study, we identified 639 taxa distributed into 11 classes: Cyanophyceae (200), Chlorophyceae (124), Bacillariophyceae (116), Zygnemaphyceae (104), Euglenophyceae (24), Chrysophyceae (20), Oedogoniophyceae (20), Xanthophyceae (17), Cryptophyceae (11), Rhodophyceae (2) and Dinophyceae (1).
The genus Vaucheria de Candolle belongs to the class Xanthophyceae (yellow-green algae), and is one of the two benthic macroalgal genera within xanthophytes besides Tribonema (Christensen, 1987).
The correlation values between different classes of phytoplankton and some physico-chemical parameters showed inverse relationship between Bacillariophyceae, Chlorophyceae, Euglenophyceae and xanthophyceae with phosphate-phosphorus (Table 4).
12 613 Pediastrum simplex 12 103 Coelastrum seudomicroporum 10 459 XANTHOPHYCEAE Ophiocytium sp.
Xanthophyceae Characiopsis acuta (Braun) Characiopsis sphagnicola Borzi ** Pascher ** Characiopsis aquilonaris Skuja Isthmochhoron lobulatum (Nag.
Xanthophyceae, Euglenophyta and Dinophyta were present always in low concentrations, below 5% of total phytoplankton.