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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Comparative analyses of ultrastructural features and plastid characteristics have traditionally delineated three eukaryotic algal groups (red, green, and brown plus golden-brown algae).