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Cyanobacteria British & World English

A division of microorganisms that are related to the bacteria but are capable of photosynthesis. They are prokaryotic and represent the earliest known form of life on the earth

cyanobacteria in Cyanobacteria British & World English

Microorganisms of the Cyanobacteria division; blue-green algae

Cyanobacteria in Cyanobacteria British & World English

A division of microorganisms that are related to the bacteria but are capable of photosynthesis. They are prokaryotic and represent the earliest known form of life on the earth

Cyanobacteria in cyanophyte British & World English

A microorganism of the division Cyanobacteria

Cyanobacteria in nostoc British & World English

A microorganism composed of beaded filaments which aggregate to form a gelatinous mass, growing in water and damp places and able to fix nitrogen from the atmosphere

Cyanobacteria in spirulina British & World English

Filamentous cyanobacteria which form tangled masses in warm alkaline lakes in Africa and Central and South America