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Noun1.Charophyceae - in some classifications: contains only the order Charales
Chlorophyta, division 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
Charales, order Charales - small order of macroscopic fresh and brackish water algae with a distinct axis: stoneworts
Desmidiaceae, family Desmidiaceae - unicellular algae
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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References in periodicals archive ?
aquabot.2016.09.011 (AEP, V, Charophyceae, Chara, Ecol)
Structural and ultrastructural characters of the gametogenesis of Chara hydropitys (Charophyceae).
Bueno, "Primeiro registro de Chara indica e Chara zeylanica (Charophyceae, Charales, Characeae) em reservatoorios do semiaorido do estado do Rio Grande do Norte, Brasil," Biotemas, vol.
Submerged vegetation (various pondweed, myriophyllum, bladderwort, hornwort, charophyceae) develops in most basins abundantly.
Primeiro registro de Chara indica e Chara zeylanica (Charophyceae, Charales, Characeae) em reservatorios do semiarido do estado do Rio Grande do Norte, Brasil.
In the experiment, the two partners germinated and grew three submerged plants: water nymph, tape grass and charophyceae. In particular, water nymph and charophyceae are designated as endangered species and listed in the Red Data Book of Japan published by the Ministry of the Environment.
This seeming indecision, or lack of clarity, has continued in spite of the accumulation of much pertinent knowledge (cytological, ultrastructural, biochemical, molecular-genetic) during the last four decades on the particular group of Chlorophyta, namely the Charophyceae, thought to be most representative of immediate land-plant ancestors.
Class 4 Charophyceae incertae sedis (Pedinomonadales, Microthamniales, Prasiolales, and Trentepohliales)
Charophytesare submerged macroscopic green algae, representing the family Characeae (Charales, Charophyceae, and Chlorophyta).