Trentepohliaceae

plural noun
Tren·te·pohl·i·a·ce·ae

Definition of Trentepohliaceae 

: a family of aquatic or terrestrial green algae (order Ulotrichales) characterized by branching filaments without hairs and both prostrate and upright systems of growth and by isogamous sexual reproduction — see red rust sense 3a

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Other words from Trentepohliaceae

trentepohliaceous \¦⸗⸗¦⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Trentepohliaceae

New Latin, from Trentepohlia, type genus + -aceae

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