Valoniaceae


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Valoniaceae

[və‚lō·nē′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of green algae in the order Siphonocladales consisting of plants that are essentially unicellular, coenocytic vesicles, spherical or clavate, and up to 2.4 inches (6 centimeters) in diameter.
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West Family: Valoniaceae Valonia macrophysa Kiitz ORDER: DASYCLADALES Family: Dasycladaceae Dasycladus vermicularis (Scop.
Agardh (T:98) P L Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser (T:99) P L *Neomeris annulata Dickie (T:101) C L, F *Cymopolia barbata (Linnaeus) Lamouroux (T:102) P L Acetabularia crenulata Lamouroux (T:105) P L Order Cladophorales Family Valoniaceae *Ventricaria ventricosa (J.