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Definition of the noun Acetabularia

What does Acetabularia mean as a name of something?

Acetabularia is a genus of Polyphysaceae, described by J.V.Lamouroux in 1812.

Acetabularia is a genus of Bolbitiaceae.

Acetabularia is a genus of Polyphysaceae.

Phrases with Acetabularia

Phrases starting with the word Acetabularia:

  1. Acetabularia Gigas
  2. Acetabularia Major
  3. Acetabularia exigua
  4. Acetabularia moebii
  5. Acetabularia Suhrii
  6. Acetabularia clavata
  7. Acetabularia dentata
  8. Acetabularia Integra
  9. Acetabularia kilneri
  10. Acetabularia Parvula
  11. Acetabularia Pusilla
  12. Acetabularia Toxasii
  13. Acetabularia Denudata
  14. Acetabularia Farlowii
  15. Acetabularia Schenkii
  16. Acetabularia shenckii
  17. Acetabularia Antillana
  18. Acetabularia Caliculus

Phrases ending with the word Acetabularia:

  1. genus Acetabularia
  2. Zicca Acetabularia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acetabularia

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Google previewSterns Introductory Plant Biology (2016)

Biology, Botany by CTI Reviews

Acetabularia: Acetabularia is a genus of green algae, specifically of the Polyphysaceae family, Typically found in subtropical waters, Acetabularia is a singlecelled organism, but gigantic in ...

Google previewCell Biology (2004)

Acetabularia is a unicellular green alga, found in tropical and subtropical waters. The whole organism has a continuous cell wall and contains a single nucleus. The organism can grow to a length of about 5 cm and may live for several years.

Google previewLehrbuch Der Botanik (1887)

by Karl Goebel, Henry Edward Fowler Garnsey

Acetabularia is a perennial plant, but each stalk with its cap is only annual. The cap with the upper part of the stalk dies at the end of its period of vegetation, and the lower part only remains ; but the protoplasm retreats into the basal portion, ...

Google previewTemporal Order (2012)

Proceedings of a Symposium on Oscillations in Heterogeneous Chemical and Biological Systems, University of Bremen, September 17–22, 1984 by L. Rensing, N.I. Jaeger

The unicellular and uninucleate marine green alga Acetabularia is a suitable choice, and this giant cell has been thoroughly studied during the last two decades (8). A major advantage of this unicellular organism is the size which, in the case ...

Google previewModern Biology (1997)

by V. B. Rastogi

Acetabularia is the largest unicellular plant measuring upto 6 cm in length and is umbrella-shaped. 4. Photosynthetic pigments in green algae are chlorophyll a and b and small amounts of carotenoid pigments in the grana of chloroplasts as in ...

Google previewLife (2008)

The Science of Biology by David E. Sadava

Acetabularia is a single, giant uninucleate cell a few centimeters long that becomes multinucleate only at the end of its reproductive stage. Ulva lactuca is a thin, membranous sheet a few centimeters across; its distinctive appearance justifies ...

Google previewIntroduction to Plant Cell Development (1985)

by Jeremy Burgess

Nucleocytoplasmic interaction The relationship between the nucleus and the cytoplasm has been extensively studied using the marine alga Acetabularia. Acetabularia is a single- celled organism with a characteristic morphology, and it has a ...

Google previewLife: The Science of Biology (2009)

by David E. Sadava, David M. Hillis, H. Craig Heller, May Berenbaum

Acetabularia is a single giant, uninucleate cell a few centimeters in length that becomes multinucleate only at the end of its reproductive stage. Ulva lactuca is a thin, membranous sheet a few centimeters across; its distinctive appearance ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Acetabularia. (mermaid's cup, mermaid's wineglass) A genus of *dasycladalean algae in which the mature *thallus consists of a single *axis or 'stalk' with a whorl of *gametangial sacs at the top. Found in warm regions in shallow, sheltered ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Acetabularia • Acetest 12 Acetabularia A genus of large single-celled green algae having a foot, a stalk, and a cap. Acetal (mol wt 118) 1. A compound formed from acetaldehyde and alcohol in the presence of anhydrous calcium chloride.

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Biology (2000)

by Blackie

Acetabularia It has a uninucleate differentiated body which cannot be divided into cells. Acetabularia Acetabulum Acetaminophen The large cup-shaped cavity at the junction of pelvis and femur orthigh bone. A drug for relieving pain and fever.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by George P. Rédei

Acetabularia: Single-celled green algae that may reach the size of 2–3 cm and may be differentiated into rhizoids, stem and cap. It can survive enucleation for several months. The rhizoids, containing the nucleus, may regenerate into complete ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1824)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved

Acetabularia. Polyphysa. Udötea. Nesea. Galaxura. Jania. Corallina. Cymopolia. Amphiroa. Halimeda. Melobesia. All the above genera are placed in the order Corallines by Lamouroux, and under the title Corallina by Cuvier. They resemble ...

Google previewAinsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi (2008)

by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth

Acetabularia (Berk.) Massee (1893) [non Acetabularia J.V. Lamour. 1812, Algae] !

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2006)

Acetabularia sp., Lee and Carpenter, 2001). If CO 2 hydroxylation plays a significant role in Chara calcification then one would anticipate a linear relation between δ 13C and δ 18O values of its carbonate ( McConnaughey, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)

In many mitochondria, ciliated protozoans and in a single-celled plant called Acetabularia there is some divergence, however, in most other cases this involves reading of a normal stop codon (amber codon) as an amino acid codon and not an ...

Google previewUltimate Visual Dictionary (2011)

by DK

Apical "('“h Acetabularia sp.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Guenter Kahl

Acetabularia), seeds, and unicellular angiosperm echinoderm oocytes. Masking is brought about by RNA-binding proteins (“mRNA masking proteins”) that probably need ...

Google previewBiographical Encyclopedia of Scientists, Second Edition - 2 Volume Set (1994)

In 1953 Hammerling carried out a series of classic experiments on the unicellular alga, Acetabularia. It is shaped something like a mushroom with the nucleus included in the stem part, thus making its removal a relatively simple and harmless ...

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