Definition of Rhodophyta
1. Noun. Lower plants; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae.
Group relationships: Kingdom Protoctista, Protoctista
Member holonyms: Class Rhodophyceae, Rhodophyceae, Red Algae
Generic synonyms: Division
Medical Definition of Rhodophyta
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhodophyta
Literary usage of Rhodophyta
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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 ..."