Synonyms for green_algae

1. green algae (n.)

algae that are clear green in color; often growing on wet ricks or damp wood or the surface of stagnant water


2. blue-green algae (n.)

predominantly photosynthetic prokaryotic organisms containing a blue pigment in addition to chlorophyll; occur singly or in colonies in diverse habitats; important as phytoplankton


3. yellow-green algae (n.)

any alga of the division Chrysophyta with its chlorophyll masked by yellow pigment