Schizogoniales

Schizogoniales

[‚skiz·ə‚gō·nē′ā·lēz]
(botany)
A small order of the Chlorophyta containing algae that are either submicroscopic filaments or macroscopic ribbons or sheets a few centimeters wide and attached by rhizoids to rocks.
References in periodicals archive ?
Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States, part 2: Chlorophyceae Ulotrichales, Microsporales, Cylindrocapsales, Sphaeropleales, Chaetophorales, Cladophorales, Schizogoniales, Siphonales and Oedogoniales.