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Related to Pyrrhophyta: phylum Pyrrophyta, Euglenophyta, Chrysophyta
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Noun1.Dinoflagellata - in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; in others included in the plant phylum Pyrrophyta
animal order - the order of animals
dinoflagellate - chiefly marine protozoa having two flagella; a chief constituent of plankton
genus Noctiluca - a genus of protoctist
family Peridiniidae, Peridiniidae - marine and freshwater dinoflagellates
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Other important genera due to either high abundance peaks or wide distribution (spatial and temporal) were Chroomonas, among Cryptophyta; Stephanodiscus, Discotella, Aulacoseira, Nitzchia, Fragilaria, Navicula, Cymbella among Bacillariophyceae; Scenedesmus, Schroederia, Chlamydomonas, Dictyosphaerium, Botryococcus, Kirchneriella, Staurastrum and Actinastrum among Chlorophyta; Raphidiopsis, Synechocystis, Synechococcus, Pseudanabaena, Cylindropermopsis, Anabaena, Planktolyngbya, Planktothrix, among Cyanophyta; Peridinium and Gymnodinium among Pyrrhophyta and Dinobryon and Mallomonas among Chrysophyceae.
La mayor diversidad fue observada en Chlorophyta, seguido por Bacillariophyta y Cyanophyta, mientras que Rhodophyta, Pyrrhophyta y Chrysophyta presentaron valores minimos (Tabla 2).
Aspects of the physiology and biochemistry of the Pyrrhophyta.