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Rhodophyta


Rhodophyta is a Phylum within the kingdom Plantae. English vernacular for Rhodophyta is Red Algae. More than 14,544 species, subspecies, cultivars, forms, and varieties of Rhodophyta have been described.

Rhodophyta Wettstein, 1901
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Rhodophyta Wettstein, 1901

Vernacular Names

  • Azerbaijani: Qırmızı yosunlar
  • Basque: Alga gorri
  • Bulgarian: Червени водорасли
  • Catalan, Valencian: Alga vermella
  • Chinese: 紅藻
  • Croatian: Crvene alge
  • Czech: Ruduchy
  • Danish: Rødalger
  • Dutch: Roodalgen · roodwieren
  • English: Red algae
  • Estonian: Punavetiktaimed
  • Finnish: Punalevät
  • Galician: Algas vermellas
  • Georgian: ძოწეული წყალმცენარეები
  • German: Rotalgen
  • Greek (modern): Ροδόφυτα
  • Hebrew (modern): אדומיות
  • Hungarian: Vörösmoszatok
  • Indonesian: Alga merah
  • Japanese: 紅藻
  • Korean: 홍조식물
  • Lithuanian: Raudondumbliai
  • Macedonian: Црвени алги
  • Norwegian: Rødalger
  • Persian (Farsi): جلبک قرمز
  • Polish: Krasnorosty
  • Romanian: Algă roșie
  • Russian: Красные водоросли
  • Scottish Gaelic, Gaelic: Feamainn dearg
  • Serbian: Црвене алге
  • Slovak: Červené riasy
  • Slovene: Rdeče alge
  • Swedish: Rödalger
  • Tatar: Кызыл суүсемнәр
  • Turkish: Kırmızı algler
  • Ukrainian: Червоні водорості
  • Vietnamese: Tảo đỏ

Taxonomy

Higher Taxa

Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
Bikonta
photokaryotes
Kingdom Plantae Haeckel, 1866 - plants
Phylum Rhodophyta Wettstein, 1922 - red algae

Phylum Rhodophyta Wettstein, 1901

Distribution


Map showing distribution of observations of Rhodophyta.

Page Notes

  • URL: http://ZipcodeZoo.com/index.php/Rhodophyta
  • Primary Sources: Global Biodiversity Information Facility · the Taxonomicon · The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011 · ZipcodeZoo.com.
  • Last revised: 2015-2-24. Last revision: ZZBot. 2843 bytes.