Definition of Gigartinaceae
1. Noun. A family of protoctist.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Family
Group relationships: Class Rhodophyceae, Rhodophyceae
Member holonyms: Chondrus, Genus Chondrus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gigartinaceae
Literary usage of Gigartinaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1918)
"gigartinaceae Gigartina papillata (Agh.) J. Agh.—Frond flat, simple or apparently dichotomous, segments truncate-cuneate; recorded only from the Hawaiian ..."
2. Annals of Botany (1901)
"gigartinaceae, revised list of British, v. 89. Gladiolus gracilis, pollination (*), v. 388. inflatus, pollination (*), v. 389. longicollis, pollination, v. ..."
3. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1911)
"... J. Ag." by Mr. Wilfred Charles Twiss is that the plant belongs among the gigartinaceae, where originally placed by J. Agardh, instead of among the ..."