class Phaeophyceae

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Noun1.class Phaeophyceae - brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
division Phaeophyta, Phaeophyta - coextensive with class Phaeophyceae; in some classifications subsumed in the division Heterokontophyta
brown algae - algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown and yellow pigments
Laminariales, order Laminariales - in some classifications coextensive with family Laminariaceae: marine brown algae of cold or polar seas
Fucales, order Fucales - coextensive with the family Fucaceae
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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W DIVISION OCHROPHYTA Class Phaeophyceae Order Dictyotales Family Dictyotaceae Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) Lamouroux E&W Diciyoia sp.
Agardh (T:128) P L, S, F Division Phaeophyta Class Phaeophyceae Order Chordariales Family Chordariaceae Cladosiphon occidentalis Kylin (S:136) P L Order Dictyoales Family Dictyoaceae *Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) Lamouroux (T:218) A L, F, S, D Dictyota linearis (C.