Bulbochaete

noun
Bul·​bo·​chae·​te | \ˌbəlbōˈkētē\

Definition of Bulbochaete 

: a genus of freshwater green algae (family Oedogoniaceae) having muchbranched filaments with each cell bearing a long hair with a bulbous base

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History and Etymology for Bulbochaete

New Latin, from bulb- + Greek chaitē flowing hair

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