yellow-green algae

Definitions of yellow-green algae
  1. noun
    any alga of the division Chrysophyta with its chlorophyll masked by yellow pigment
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    types:
    conferva
    any of various algae of the genus Tribonema; algae with branching filaments that form scum in still or stagnant fresh water
    type of:
    alga, algae
    primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves
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