Ulothrix

noun Ulo·thrix \ˈyüləˌthriks\

Definition of Ulothrix

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Ulotrichaceae) of green algae that are common in ponds and consist of simple filaments with band-shaped green chloroplasts

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Origin and Etymology of ulothrix

New Latin Ulotrich-, Ulothrix, from Greek oulotrich-, oulothrix having curly hair — more at ulotrichous


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