Helminthocladiaceae

plural noun
Hel·​min·​tho·​clad·​i·​a·​ce·​ae | \ helˌmin(t)thōˌkladēˈāsēˌē, -lād- \

Definition of Helminthocladiaceae

: a family of red algae (order Nemalionales) having no envelope of vegetative cells formed about the reproductive filaments

History and Etymology for Helminthocladiaceae

New Latin, from Helminthocladia, type genus (from helminth- + Greek klados branch + New Latin -ia) + -aceae

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“Helminthocladiaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Helminthocladiaceae. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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