green algae


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n green algae algae that are clear green in color; often growing on wet ricks or damp wood or the surface of stagnant water
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In literature:

The green spored Algae, or Chlorosporeae or Confervoideae.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 384, May 12, 1883" by Various
This organism is found frequently among other algae, and occasionally forms a green film on stagnant water.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
Specially developed green algae have already been seeded all over the planet.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
The progress, so far as it is physical, can be traced from the lowest blue-green algae right up to man.
"God and the World" by Arthur W. Robinson
There were also deep green algae actually growing.
"Unexplored!" by Allen Chaffee
The Florideae or Rose-red series of marine Algae (which, however, are sometimes green or brownish) are the most attractive to amateurs.
"The Elements of Botany" by Asa Gray
They were covered with green algae and fungus several years old.
"Birds Found on the Arctic Slope of Northern Alaska" by James W. Bee
Green algae were abundant at all stations in the Caney, Elk, and Grouse systems during May and June, 1956, and reappeared late in September.
"Fishes of Chautauqua, Cowley and Elk Counties, Kansas" by Artie L. Metcalf
A pond that is not shaded soon becomes green with a thick growth of slime, or algae.
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn
With some species this may be the case, as with one which lives on the green leaves of algae, and is itself bright-green.
"The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition)" by Charles Darwin
A remarkable feature connected with sloths is the development of a green colour in their hair, due to the growth of an alga.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
Encysted condition common; the green forms sometimes multiply in this state and simulate unicellular Algae.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 4" by Various
DESMIDIA'CEAE, or DESMIDIE'AE, a family of microscopic, fresh-water Green Algae, group Conjugatae.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
ENTEROMORPHA, a genus of Green Algae, similar to Ulva, but with a tubular thallus.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
These latter have most probably arisen out of the Primaeval Algae, either directly or by the intermediate step of the Green Algae.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
Stones with green algae on should be selected, for algae are the food of the tadpoles.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg

In news:

Based on recent news reports and Public Health beach closing notices, this year´s blue-green algae season has clearly begun.
The water has high levels of blue-green algae , which can produce toxins that are harmful to people and pets.
Blue-Green Algae : We're Swimming In It.
The Rock River, which flows into Lake Champlain 's Missisquoi Bay, shows signs of blue-green algae.
Blue-green algae blooms in two of the three county parks.
Obama's Algae Energy Euphoria : Is Pond Scum A Green Scam.
Health Department cautions about blue- green algae blooms.
Blue- Green Algae : Iridescent but Deadly.
Water quality officials are posting blue- green algae warnings along the Klamath River and its reservoirs, encouraging people to stay out of the water.
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The KDHE has been testing lakes and bodies of water for the strain of toxic blue- green algae that can make individuals sick, and has killed several dogs around the state.
The water has high levels of blue- green algae , which can produce toxins that are harmful to people and pets.
As the lake season draws to an end, the Department of Health and Human Services is in its final week of sampling for toxic blue- green algae .
Gilbert company, Heliae, turns green algae into gold.
The US Corps of Engineers is testing Oklahoma lakes for blue- green algae blooms.

In science:

Koike: “New feature of delayed luminescence: preil lumination-induced concavity and convexity in delayed luminescence decay curve in the green alga Pseudokirchneriel la subcapitata”, J.
Experimental proposal for testing the Emergence of Environment Induced (EIN) Classical Selection rules with Biological Systems