division Cyanophyta


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Noun1.division Cyanophyta - prokaryotic organisms sometimes considered a class or phylum or subkingdom; coextensive with the Cyanophyceae: cyanobacteria (blue-green algae)
division Eubacteria - one-celled monerans having simple cells with rigid walls and (in motile types) flagella
class Cyanobacteria, class Cyanophyceae, Cyanophyceae - photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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aeruginosa remained dominant in September 2003 and 2004 while two members of the division Cyanophyta (Microcystis flos-aquae and C.
Aunque las Chlorophytas presentaron la mayor riqueza especifica la division Cyanophyta fue la mas abundante con 5095 ind/L (63%), especialmente de tipos filamentosas o delgadas, seguida de las divisiones Chlorophyta con 1697 ind/L (21%), Heterokonthophyta con 1124 ind/L(14%), Euglenophyta 143 ind/L(l,77%), Xanthophyta con 19 ind/L y Pyrrophyta con 3 ind/L (22%; Figura 3).

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