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Noun1.Tribonema - type genus of TribonemaceaeTribonema - type genus of Tribonemaceae    
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
family Tribonemaceae, Tribonemaceae - simple filamentous freshwater yellow-green algae
conferva - any of various algae of the genus Tribonema; algae with branching filaments that form scum in still or stagnant fresh water
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The genera Coscinodiscus, Diadismes, Rhizosolenia, Ankistrodesmus, Cladophora, Tribonema and Spirulina were present only in the tributaries.
Data showing the FA content of 12 species of marine microalgae (Synechococcus sp., Isochrysis galbana, Pavlova sp., Phaeodactylum tricornutum, Porphyridium cruentum, Rhodomona sbaltica, Oocystis sp., Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata, Tetraselmis sp., Tribonema sp., Nannochloropsis oceanica, Chroococcus sp.) were collected from Patil et al.
One genus and 2 species of xanthophyceae, namely, Tribonema viride (53.21 [+ or -] 10.58%) and T.
The genus Vaucheria de Candolle belongs to the class Xanthophyceae (yellow-green algae), and is one of the two benthic macroalgal genera within xanthophytes besides Tribonema (Christensen, 1987).
We collected five species previously unrecorded in this area: a yellow-green alga Tribonema sp., two green algae, Desmotetra sp.