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The branch of botany that deals with algae. Also called algology.
phy′co·log′i·cal (fī′kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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phycology (fī-kŏl′ō-jē) [Gr. phykos, seaweed, + logos, word, reason]
The study of algae.
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Additionally, many of these species have two names because the cyst and motile stages were described and named independent of one another by palynologists and phycologists
, respectively (Ellegaard et al., 2001).
Transeau, both prominent phycologists
during the 1930s.
Established in 1985 by a group of phycologists
(scientists who study algae), Martek was the result of a spin off from Martin Marietta--the aerospace company given the original government grant to research algae.