Classification
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  • Korean
    • 녹조류
  • Portuguese
    • Clorófitas
    • Algas Verdes
  • Scientific Names
    • Chlorophyta
    • Chlorophycota
    • Cyanophycota
    • Prasinophyta
  • Spanish
    • Algas verdes primitivas y parientes
    • Algas verdes
  • English
    • chlorophytes
    • Green Algae
    • Algae
  • Chinese (Traditional)
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Recent observations

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What

Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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prodenazas

Date

January 22, 2017 09:07 AM CST

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Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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stevedaniels

Date

January 19, 2017 09:51 AM EET

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What

Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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leonperrie

Date

January 18, 2017 08:33 AM NZDT

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Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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huracan

Date

December 22, 2016 11:17 AM CST

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What

Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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huracan

Date

December 22, 2016 11:09 AM CST

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huracan

Date

December 22, 2016 11:08 AM CST

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What

Gutweed Ulva intestinalis

Observer

rosawoodsii

Date

January 21, 2017 09:58 AM EST

Place

Fife, UK (Google, OSM)

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Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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leonperrie

Date

January 11, 2017 11:42 AM NZDT

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Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

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kiwifergus

Date

January 21, 2017 07:26 AM NZDT

Description

some sort of green algae?

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Sea Lettuces Genus Ulva

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kiwifergus

Date

January 21, 2017 07:22 AM NZDT

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What

Feather Caulerpa Caulerpa taxifolia

Observer

richardling

Date

March 16, 2014 10:14 AM AEDT

Description

The green algae Caulerpa taxifolia - aquarium cultivar

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Observer

richardling

Date

August 31, 2013 10:43 AM AEST

Description

A diver swims above Bootstrap Caulerpa (Caulerpa filiformis)

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Description from Wikipedia

Chlorophyta is a division of green algae, informally called chlorophytes. The name is used in two very different senses, so care is needed to determine the use by a particular author. In older classification systems, it refers to a highly paraphyletic group of all the green algae within the green plants (Viridiplantae) and thus includes about 7,000 species of mostly aquatic photosynthetic eukaryotic organisms. Like the land plants (bryophytes and tracheophytes), green algae contain chlorophyll a...

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