Definition of Phaeophyta
1. Noun. Coextensive with class Phaeophyceae; in some classifications subsumed in the division Heterokontophyta.
Member holonyms: Class Phaeophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Class Cyclosporeae, Cyclosporeae
Generic synonyms: Division
Medical Definition of Phaeophyta
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phaeophyta
Literary usage of Phaeophyta
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biotechnology of Algae: A Bibliography by Virginia Stone (1992)
"E9 Abstract: 85 Twelve macroalgae belonging to the Chlorophyta, phaeophyta and Rhodophyta were collected from the Arabian Gulf. Field samples and samples ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1901)
"SCIENCE. eluding the lichens), phaeophyta, the brown algae, Rhodophyta, the red algae, and Cormo- phyta (including liverworts, mosses, ferns and their ..."
3. Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy And Effects by National Research Council (U. S.) (2005)
"... comosa (Fucales: phaeophyta). Marine Pollution Bulletin 31:446—452. Bury, SJ and CA Miller. 1993. Effect of micellar solubilization on biodegradation ..."