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Chlorophyta MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Chlorophyta
Tree Number(s)
B01.875.150
Unique ID
D000460
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000460
Annotation
general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Scope Note
A phylum of photosynthetic EUKARYOTA bearing double membrane-bound plastids containing chlorophyll a and b. They comprise the classical green algae, and represent over 7000 species that live in a variety of primarily aquatic habitats. Only about ten percent are marine species, most live in freshwater.
Entry Term(s)
Algae, Green
Chlorophytina
Green Algae
Registry Number
txid3041
Previous Indexing
Algae (1966-1969)
See Also
Phytoplankton
Public MeSH Note
70
History Note
70
Date Established
1970/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Chlorophyta Preferred
Chlorophytina Narrower
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