Phaeophyta


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Noun1.Phaeophyta - coextensive with class Phaeophyceae; in some classifications subsumed in the division Heterokontophyta
class Phaeophyceae, Phaeophyceae - brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
class Cyclosporeae, Cyclosporeae - in more recent classifications superseded by the order Fucales
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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Larvicidal effects of methanol extracts of 18 species of Phaeophyta: The larvicidal effects of methanol extracts of 18 species of Phaeophyta have been examined.
Seaweed has long been used in skincare to firm and tone the skin, and this body bar (also available in Red Seaweed) includes Newfoundland green Phaeophyta,along with safflower, coconut, and olive oils and peppermint essential oil.
Bioprospecting for lipophilic-like components of five Phaeophyta macroalgae from the Portuguese coast.
Any of numerous groups of chlorophyll containing, mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms ranging from microscopic single celled forms to multi-cellular forms 100 feet (30 meters) or more long, distinguished from plants by the absence of true roots, stems, and leaves and by a lack of Non- reproductive cells in the reproductive structures: classifiedinto the six phyla Euglenophyta, Crysophyta, Pyrrophyta, Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, and Rhodophyta.
indica has similar fatty acid profiles as compared to the other Phaeophyta members.
The Phaeophyta, includes more than 2000 species, (15) are entirely marine inhabitants found in rocky shores in cold and temperate water.
Seaweeds are classified in terms of their pigments, nutrient contents and chemical composition as Rhodophyta, Phaeophyta or Chlorophyta whereas seagrasses have no real taxonomical classification.
Essential L amino acids such as glutamine and Eveliza, a therapeutic, nonglutinous cereal from Ecuador, grown on lava with 30 essential amino acids from amaranth, quinoa, and seaweed extracts of Phaeophyta dark and Rodophyta red, are also very important.
Also they pointed out that Phaeophyta group (brown seaweeds) possesses more cytotoxic property than others.
Samples collected were from all the three types; Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta and Rhodophyta.