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However, as discovered in a previous research project on single-celled diatoms, AWI researchers showed that brown algae also arose from the fusion of a green alga with a red alga and thus refuted a widespread theory among experts.
214), which discusses an "alien green alga that's currently wreaking havoc in the Mediterranean Sea.
The first two transfers were for technology to produce biodiesel from a distinctive variety of the green alga known as Botryococcus.
Rapid self-healing is critical to the invasiveness of an alien green alga that's currently wreaking havoc in the Mediterranean Sea.
Biologists generally agree that all land plants, from tiny mosses to giant redwoods, evolved from an ancestral green alga.