Definition of Order laminariales
1. Noun. In some classifications coextensive with family Laminariaceae: marine brown algae of cold or polar seas.
Generic synonyms: Protoctist Order
Group relationships: Class Phaeophyceae, Phaeophyceae
Member holonyms: Family Laminariaceae, Laminariaceae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Laminariales
Literary usage of Order laminariales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"DEVIL'S APRON, brown alga;, of the order Laminariales, usually called kelp. See DEVIL'S BIBLE, The, the popular name of a manuscript Bible written on ..."
2. Principles of Botany by Joseph Young Bergen, Bradley Moore Davis (1906)
"217), the general conditions which are to be expected with the origin of sex in any group of plants. 236. The kelps. The kelps (order Laminariales), ..."
3. Principles of Botany by Joseph Young Bergen, Bradley Moore Davis (1906)
"The kelps (order Laminariales), also known as the devil's aprons, are the largest types of the brown algae. Those of the Xorth Atlantic coast have ..."