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Noun1.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
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
Chlorophyceae, class Chlorophyceae - algae distinguished chiefly by having flagella and a clear green color, their chlorophyll being masked little if at all by other pigments
chlorophyte, green algae - algae that are clear green in color; often growing on wet ricks or damp wood or the surface of stagnant water
class Ulvophyceae, Ulvophyceae - alternative name for the class Chlorophyceae in some classifications
Charophyceae, class Charophyceae - in some classifications: contains only the order Charales
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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Exploring the metabolic and physiological diversity of native microalgal strains (Chlorophyta) isolated from tropical freshwater reservoirs.
Seaweeds of the genus Caulerpa Lamouroux (1809) (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) comprise a green biomass overgrowing in eutrophicated waters generating environmental and economic impacts (Wang, Wang, Wu, & Liu, 2014).
Chlorophyta): an endosymbiotic green alga from cells of the Japanese Hydra magnipapillata (Coelenterata).
Cell-wall polysaccharides from the marine green algae Ulva rigida (Ulvales, Chlorophyta)--3 NMR analyses of ulvan oligosaccharides.
elegan Chordata Remora remora, Chlorophyta Chlorophyta Sirenia Tricheclms Arthropoda Hexapleomera robusta manatus manatus Arthropoda Balaenophihis manatorum Arthropoda Metis holothuriae Foraminifera Ammonia, Bolivina, Epistominidae, Haplophragmoides, Massilina,Textularia, Trochamina Radiozoa Spongo discidae Rotifera Bdelloidea, Lecane Nematoda Archepsilonema, Butlerius, Miconclms, Mononchoides, Monochromadora, Monhystera, Teratocephahis, Tylenclms, Rabditidae, Rabdolaimns Annelida Iospilidae, Pilargiidae Platyhelmintha Digenia Mollusca Limacina Arthropoda Cyprididae, Loxoconchidae, Acartia lilljeborgii, Harpacticoida, Colomastix, Sinelobus stanfordi, Alpheidae Ochrophyta Campylodiscus cf.
The effluent of the phytoplancton was represented by the groups Bacillariophyta, Chlorophyta, Euglenophyta, Cyanophyta, Cryptophyta and Dinophyta.
There are 396 species of benthic marine algae reported for both Pacific and Caribbean coasts of Costa Rica (84 Chlorophyta or green algae, 51 Ochrophyta-Phaeophyceae or brown algae, 1 Xanthophyceae or yellow-green algae, and 260 Rhodophyta or red algae), from which 287 are recorded from the Caribbean coast (Bernecker, 2009).
El phylum Chlorophyta presento la mayor riqueza especifica, con un 34.1% del total de especies, seguida de Bacillariophyta con un 31.88% del total de especies, siendo la clase Bacillariophyceae la de mayor aporte a este porcentaje.
Although the presence of the YABBY genes is presumably restricted to seed plants [19, 20], genomics studies conducted on marine picoeukaryotes revealed YABBY homologs in Chlorophyta [30].
Samples of Chlorophyta (green algae), Ochrophyta (brown algae) and Rhodophyta (red algae) were collected from different sites in two Italian transitional environments, namely Venice lagoon and lake Ganzirri in Cape Peloro lagoon (Table 1).
We generated genetic data for two species of Chlorophyta, nine species of Ochrophyta, and nine species of Rhodophyta (Table 1).