Cryptomonas

noun
Cryp·​tom·​o·​nas | \ kripˈtämənəs, -ˌnas \

Definition of Cryptomonas

: the type genus of Cryptomonadidae comprising small elliptical freshwater protozoans with two chromatophores

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History and Etymology for Cryptomonas

New Latin, from crypt- + -monas

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“Cryptomonas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cryptomonas. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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