(= Green algae)
Division of algae containing photosynthetic pigments similar to those in higher plants and having a green colour. Includes unicellular forms, filaments and leaf-like thalluses (eg Ulva ). Some members form coenobia, and the Characean algae have branched filaments.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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