Chlorophyceae


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Chlorophyceae

[‚klȯr·ō′fīs·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A class of microscopic or macroscopic green algae, division Chlorophyta, composed of fresh- or salt-water, unicellular or multicellular, colonial, filamentous or sheetlike forms.
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La dieta en ambos sexos estuvo conformada por componente vegetal: Chlorophyceae (machos: 20.5 % FO vs.
Lauterborn X X Spirulina major Kutzing ex X X Gomont Chlorophyceae Ankistrodesmus falcatus X X X (Corda) Ralfs Chlamydomonas reinhardtii X X P.A.
The algae were Bacillariophyceae (diatoms), 80 species; Chlorophyceae (green algae), 44 species; Cyanophyceae (blue-green algae), 21 species; Euglenophyceae (euglenin), 6 species; Pyrrophyceae (dinoflagellates), 4 species; Xanthophyceae (xanthophytes), 2 species; and Chrysophyceae (chrysophytes), 1 species.
Effects of long-term exposure to low-temperature on the photosynthetic apparatus of Dunaliella tertiolecta (Chlorophyceae).
El ensamblaje fitoplanctonico en la cienaga de Ayapel (tabla 4 y figura 4) estuvo compuesto por 74 morfoespecies pertenecientes a siete divisiones: Chlorophyceae (31 morfoespecies), Cyanobacteria (17 morfoespecies), Bacillariophyceae (12 morfoespecies), Euglenophyta y Zygnemophyceae (5 morfoespecies cada una), Xantophyceae (2 morfoespecies) y Rhodophyta y Dynophyta (1 morfoespecie cada una).
The use of Spirulina (Cyanophycaea) and Chlorella (Chlorophyceae) as food resource for animals and humans.
Water samples were collected fortnightly for qualitative and quantitative estimation of plankton and showed four genera of Chlorophyceae, one genera of Chrysophyceae and three genera of Bacillariophyceae.