differtiate between chlorophyceae and phaeophyceae

Chlorophyceae Phaeophyceae
Commonly called green algae Commonly called brown algae
Major pigments are chlorophyll a and b Major pigments are chlorophyll a, c and fucoxanthin
Food is stored as starch Food is stored as mannitol and laminarin
Cell wall is rich in cellulose Cell wall is rich in cellulose and algin
Motile cells have 2-8 equal, apical flagella Motile cells have 2 unequal, lateral flagella
Examples include Chara, Ectocarpus etc Examples include Fucus, Sargassum etc

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