Volvocales


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Noun1.Volvocales - chiefly freshwater green algaeVolvocales - chiefly freshwater green algae; solitary or colonial
protoctist order - the order of protoctists
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
family Volvocaceae, Volvocaceae - unicellular or colonial biflagellate free-swimming flagellates
Chlamydomonadaceae, family Chlamydomonadaceae - green algae some of which are colored red by hematochrome
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Some cell types (belonging to the Volvocales, Cyptophyceae, and Trachelomonas sp.) were strongly rejected.