Plural algae (ăl′jē)
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Example sentences from the Web for alga
Another example of conjugation is that of Pandorina, an alga allied to the well-known volvox.
It is carpeted with a bright-pink alga, Hildenbrandtia rosea, which incrusts the basin of the pool.
The alga Polysiphonia violacea floats in long feathery tufts from the stakes.
It is a simple one-celled alga containing protoplasm and endochrome (red coloring-matter).
When young this alga consists of an annulated tube formed of a single cell.