Ceramiaceae

plural noun Ce·ram·i·a·ce·ae \sə̇ˌramēˈāsēˌē, -rām-\

Definition of Ceramiaceae

  1. :  a family of delicate filamentous red algae (order Ceramiales) branched dichotomously or unilaterally pinnate and found in nearly all seas — see favella

ceramiaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of ceramiaceae

New Latin, from Ceramium, type genus + -aceae


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