Definition of Myxophyceae
1. Noun. Former terms for Cyanophyceae.
Generic synonyms: Bacteria Family
Group relationships: Division Schizophyta, Schizophyta
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Myxophyceae
Literary usage of Myxophyceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Essentials of College Botany by Charles Edwin Bessey, Ernst Athearn Bessey (1914)
"I. Myxophyceae THE SLIME ALGAE 213. The Slime Algae are the lowest and simplest plants, and are often so minute as to require the highest powers of the ..."
2. Phytoplankton of the Inland Lakes of Wisconsin by Gilbert Morgan Smith (1920)
"(35) Coloring matter not restricted to definite pi as Ui Is Class Myxophyceae 2 2. (22) Cells solitary or in colonies, never in filaments Order ..."
3. A Treatise on the British Freshwater Algae by George Stephen West (1904)
"Reproduction by the union of male and female elements, or gametes, ts fairly general throughout the Algae, but it is entirely absent in the Myxophyceae, ..."
4. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (1909)
"The shallow lakes are chiefly characterized by the water-bloom, which is due to the dominance of various Myxophyceae; the Diatoms are of minor importance, ..."
5. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1907)
"CLASS I. Myxophyceae (CYANOPHYCEAE). BLUE GREEN ALGAE. ... KEY TO THE SUBCLASSES OF Myxophyceae. I. Cells with a low type of chromatophore, often scarcely ..."
6. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1907)
"KEY TO THE SUBCLASSES OF Myxophyceae. Cells with a low type of chromatophore, often scarcely differentiated and with a primitive type of nucleus ..."