genus Chlamydomonas

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Noun1.genus Chlamydomonas - type genus of the Chlamydomonadaceaegenus Chlamydomonas - type genus of the Chlamydomonadaceae; solitary doubly-flagellated plant-like algae common in fresh water and damp soil; multiply freely; often a pest around filtration plants
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
Chlamydomonadaceae, family Chlamydomonadaceae - green algae some of which are colored red by hematochrome
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Foraminifera are known to contain green algal symbionts in the genus Chlamydomonas (Chlorophyceae); however, representative sequences from these taxa were not included in our analysis because they were characterized with ITS rDNA sequence data (Pawlowski et al., 2001).