Definition of Family Oedogoniaceae
1. Noun. Filamentous green algae.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Family
Group relationships: Oedogoniales, Order Oedogoniales
Member holonyms: Genus Oedogonium, Oedogonium
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Oedogoniaceae
Literary usage of Family Oedogoniaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Essentials of Botany by Charles Edwin Bessey (1896)
"family Oedogoniaceae.—The plants constituting this family are composed of articulated, simple, or branched filaments, which are attached to sticks, stones, ..."
2. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"Family OEDOGONIACEAE . . 231 Plants of branched or unbranched filaments, attached in early stages; chromatophore with irregular, linear, ..."
3. Journal of Applied Microscopy by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company (1903)
"Family, Oedogoniaceae. This plant grows either upon or beneath the surface of ponds and pools, usually attached to various solid objects. ..."