Charophyta

plural noun Cha·roph·y·ta \ kəˈräfə‧ə \

Definition of Charophyta

in some classifications
: a group of plants equivalent to the order Charales and variously treated as a division, subdivision, or often as a class of the green algae

charophyte

\ˈkarəˌfīt\ noun, plural -s

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Origin and Etymology of charophyta

New Latin from Chara + -o- + -phyta


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