fucoid algae

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Noun1.fucoid algae - any of various algae of the family Fucaceae
brown algae - algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown and yellow pigments
family Fucaceae, Fucaceae - small family of brown algae: gulfweeds; rockweeds
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We recently demonstrated that high water motion inhibits gamete release in fucoid algae (Serrao et al.
In this paper we investigate how water motion is perceived by fucoid algae. Fucus distichus L.
Fucoid algae release male and female gametangia (antheridia and oogonia) through multicellular pores to the surface of the alga from spherical, subepidermal conceptacles present throughout the reproductive tissue (receptacles, Fritsch 1945).