golden-brown algae


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golden-brown algae

[′gol·dən ‚brau̇n ′al·jē]
(botany)
The common name for members of the division Chrysophyta.
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Diatoms, brown algae, golden-brown algae and nonphotosynthetic aquatic fungi are members of a complex evolutionary assemblage recently described as "stramenopiles" (Patterson, 1989).