Rhodosperm
Rhodosperm Rho"do*sperm, n. [Gr. "ro`don the rose + spe`rma a seed.] (Bot.) Any seaweed with red spores. [1913 Webster]

Note: As the name of a subclass, Rhodosperms, or {Rhodosperme[ae]}, is synonymous with {Floride[ae]} (which see.) [1913 Webster]


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  • Florideae — Rhodosperm Rho do*sperm, n. [Gr. ro don the rose + spe rma a seed.] (Bot.) Any seaweed with red spores. [1913 Webster] Note: As the name of a subclass, Rhodosperms, or {Rhodosperme[ae]}, is synonymous with {Floride[ae]} (which see.) [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhodospermeae — Rhodosperm Rho do*sperm, n. [Gr. ro don the rose + spe rma a seed.] (Bot.) Any seaweed with red spores. [1913 Webster] Note: As the name of a subclass, Rhodosperms, or {Rhodosperme[ae]}, is synonymous with {Floride[ae]} (which see.) [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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