cryptomonad


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Related to cryptomonad: Cryptophyta, phylum Cryptophyta
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Noun1.cryptomonad - common in fresh and salt water appearing along the shore as algal blooms
alga, algae - primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves
class Cryptophyceae, Cryptophyceae - motile usually brownish-green protozoa-like algae
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If not fully conclusive, available evidence on the subject based mainly on flow cytometry seems to support the second possibility: In a series of experiments with seven species of bivalves fed a mixture of microalgae (a dinoflagellate, a diatom, and a cryptomonad flagellate), Shumway et al.
Control fish cultures were treated identically, except that they received similar addition of only residual cryptomonad culture without P.
EFL GTPase in cryptomonads and the distribution of EFL and EF-1[alpha] in chromalveolates.