Euglenales

plural noun
Eu·​gle·​na·​les | \ -ā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Euglenales

: an order of algae (class Euglenophyceae) comprising forms in which the motile flagellate is the dominant phase in the life cycle — compare colaciales

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History and Etymology for Euglenales

New Latin, from Euglena + -ales

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“Euglenales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Euglenales. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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