Burnie, David
June 2006
Plant;2006, p24
Book Chapter
A chapter from the book "Plant" is presented. It offers information on algae that live in the sea, freshwater or damp places on land. It notes that algae, unlike plants, have no roots, stems and leave and often spend their lives adrift. It points out that animals use algae as food or partners. Some examples of algae shown include the diatom, the Spirogyra and seaweeds.


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