Chlamydomonadaceae

plural noun
Chlam·​y·​do·​mon·​a·​da·​ce·​ae | \ -ˌmänəˈdāsēˌē \

Definition of Chlamydomonadaceae

: a family of green algae (order Volvocales) that in botanical classifications includes Chlamydomonas and related algae some of which are colored red by hematochrome

History and Etymology for Chlamydomonadaceae

New Latin, from Chlamydomonad-, Chlamydomonas, type genus + -aceae

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“Chlamydomonadaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chlamydomonadaceae. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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