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Characteristics of phaeophyta

Brown algae
Uses chlorophyll pigments a and c + fuxoxanthin
Largest and most complex, like cold water

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Characteristics of rhodophyta

Red algae
Uses chlorophyll pigments a and d + phycobilins
Deepest

3

What part of algae is the hallus?

The main body

4

What part of algae is the stipe?

Stem

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Characteristics of chlorophyta

Green algae
Uses chlorophyll pigments a and b + carotenoids
Shallowest, lives in photic zone