brown algae

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n brown algae algae having the chlorophyll masked by brown and yellow pigments
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Usage

In literature:

The red and brown algae are partially described in FARLOW'S New England Algae.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
These brown spots were the above-mentioned algae and diatoms.
"Farthest North" by Fridtjof Nansen
There was a layer of brown algae in the bottom, which was to be expected.
"The Blue Ghost Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
DICTYOTACEAE, a family of Brown Algae, section Cyclosporeae.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
ECTOCARPACEAE, a family of Brown Algae, section Phaeosporeae.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
But Algae, the large-hearted, placed her brown hands upon his shoulders and shook him amicably.
"The Maid of Honour (Vol. 3 of 3)" by Lewis Wingfield
We may suppose that the submarine tree forests of the primordial period were formed by the huge Brown Algae, or Fucoideae.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
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In news:

KIMBERLING CITY (AP) — A bloom of microscopic algae has turned parts of southwest Missouri's Table Rock Lake brown, but officials said the bloom should be fading soon and doesn't pose a health threat.
Brown Algae Extract for Improved Hair Health and Shine.
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