Schizogoniales

plural noun
Schizo·​go·​ni·​a·​les | \ ˌskizəˌgōnēˈā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Schizogoniales

: a monotypic order of green algae (class Chlorophyceae) having a filamentous, flat and expanded, or solid cylindrical body made of uninucleate cells with single stellate chloroplasts

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History and Etymology for Schizogoniales

New Latin, from schiz- + goni- + -ales

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“Schizogoniales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Schizogoniales. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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