Definition of Genus laminaria
1. Noun. Type genus of the family Laminariaceae: perennial brown kelps.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Genus
Group relationships: Family Laminariaceae, Laminariaceae
Member holonyms: Kelp
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Laminaria
Literary usage of Genus laminaria
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1. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1855)
"On the Species confounded under the name of Laminaria digitals, with some Observations on the genus Laminaria. By MA LE JOLIS. The author has studied for ..."
2. A Glossary of Botanic Terms, with Their Derivation and Accent by Benjamin Daydon Jackson (1905)
"... resemblance), resembling or akin to the genus Laminaria. La'tent Fer'lod, the time required to take up any stimulus, ana respond to it (Macdougal). ..."
3. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1900)
"CRITICAL NOTES ON THE NEW ENGLAND SPECIES OF LAMINARIA. WILLIAM ALBERT SETCHELL. THE species of the genus Laminaria have been much studied, ..."
4. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1916)
"Two classes of seaweeds are used as fertilizers in Ireland, the first belonging to genus Laminaria which grow in deep water, and the second to genus Fucus ..."