division Rhodophyta

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Noun1.division Rhodophyta - lower plants; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
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
class Rhodophyceae, Rhodophyceae - coextensive with the Rhodophyta: red algae
red algae - marine algae in which the chlorophyll is masked by a red or purplish pigment; source of agar and carrageenan
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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Of the 22 species for division Rhodophyta, only half of them were consistently found at every sampling event; however, of the Chlorophyta only three species were consistently present and only two of the Ochrophyta.
11 10,89 0 0 Padina durvillaei 32 31,68 0 0 Division Rhodophyta Amphiroa beauvosii 49 47,52 0 0 Ceramium flaccidum 13 12,87 0 0 Hypnea spp.
W Unknown (3 species) E & W DIVISION RHODOPHYTA Order Compsopogonales Family Erythropeltidaceae Erythrocladia sp.

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