phyco-, phyc-

(Greek: alga, algae; seaweed)

phycobiont
The algal component of a lichen; any alga that is associated with a fungus to form a lichen.
phycochrome
phycocoenoloby
phycocyanin
phycograph
1. The description of seaweeds.
2. A presentation of the scientific description of seaweed.
phycographic
A reference to a description of seaweeds.
phycography
1. A description of seaweeds.
2. A scientific description of seaweed.
phycoid
phycologist
phycology (noun)
The branch of botany dealing with algae or concerned with the scientific study of algae which is also known as algology.
phycomyces
phycomycetous
1. Lower fungi that are in many respects similar to algae.
2. A large, important class of parasitic or saprophytic fungi, the algal or algalike fungi.
phycophage, phycophagous, phycophagy
The consumption of seaweed or algae; especially, in a food chain.
phycophagic
A reference to the eating of seaweed or algae.
phycophile
In biology, thriving in algae-rich habitats or living on algae.