Definition of Laminariaceae
1. Noun. Large family of marine brown algae including many economically important large kelps chiefly of northern waters.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Family
Group relationships: Laminariales, Order Laminariales
Member holonyms: Genus Laminaria, Laminaria
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Laminariaceae
Literary usage of Laminariaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Fertilizer Resources of the United States by United States Dept. of Agriculture, Frank Kenneth Cameron, United States Bureau of Soils (1912)
"... obtained from about 10 species of the laminariaceae distributed through three or four genera. Several are species of Laminaria, and there are species of ..."
2. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1908)
"27380 Post-embryonal stages of the laminariaceae. [With bibliography. ... 27381 Regeneration among kelps, [laminariaceae]. [With bibliography. ..."
3. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1903)
"It is devoted to the laminariaceae and the Laminaria industries of the island ... The volume contains three papers: (i) on the laminariaceae of Hokkaido, ..."
4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"In laminariaceae this tissue is formed by cell division at what is lied an ... In many laminariaceae the thallus also grows regularly ш thickness by ..."
5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"In laminariaceae there is a distinction of stipe and blade. .... M' over, for the important family of the laminariaceae only unilo^ ..."
6. A University Text-book of Botany by Douglas Houghton Campbell (1902)
"The commonest and largest of all the Phae- ophyceae are the laminariaceae, or Kelps. They are common on rocky coasts in all the cooler seas, ..."