Gloiosiphonia

noun
Gloi·o·si·pho·nia | \-ōˌsīˈfōnēə\

Definition of Gloiosiphonia 

: a small genus (the type of the family Gloiosiphoniaceae) of gelatinous red algae of the order Cryptonemiales — compare gloiopeltis

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History and Etymology for Gloiosiphonia

New Latin, from gloeo- + Latin siphon-, sipho siphon, tube + New Latin -ia

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