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colonial, nonheterocystous, N2-fixing cyanobacterium

Spanish translation: cianobacteria colonial fijadora del nitrógeno, que no forma heterocistos

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English term or phrase:colonial, nonheterocystous, N2-fixing cyanobacterium
Spanish translation:cianobacteria colonial fijadora del nitrógeno, que no forma heterocistos
Entered by: Fabio Descalzi
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19:13 Oct 25, 2007
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Science - Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
English term or phrase: colonial, nonheterocystous, N2-fixing cyanobacterium
Trichodesmium is a colonial, nonheterocystous, N2-fixing cyanobacterium found in the surface layer of oligotrophic, tropical and subtropical marine waters
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cianobacteria colonial no heterocística fijadora del nitrógeno
Explanation:
Cianobacteria o cyanobacteria: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyanobacteria
http://www.utm.csic.es/garciadelcid_diario.asp?id={0391522A-...
Heterocística: http://www.fao.org/ag/agl/agll/ipns/index_es.jsp?term=d045
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Fabio Descalzi
Uruguay
Local time: 21:17
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3 +5cianobacteria colonial no heterocística fijadora del nitrógeno
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colonial, nonheterocystous, n2-fixing cyanobacterium
cianobacteria colonial no heterocística fijadora del nitrógeno


Explanation:
Cianobacteria o cyanobacteria: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyanobacteria
http://www.utm.csic.es/garciadelcid_diario.asp?id={0391522A-...
Heterocística: http://www.fao.org/ag/agl/agll/ipns/index_es.jsp?term=d045

Fabio Descalzi
Uruguay
Local time: 21:17
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 12

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gloria Cifuentes Dowling
1 hr
  -> Gracias

agree  sugrass: De 10: acabo de llegar de un curso de... cianobacterias. Una aclaración: para "nonheterocystous", en todas las clases siempre escuché la traducción "no formadoras de heterocisto"; no la traducción literal:-)
2 hrs
  -> Muchísimas gracias Sugrass. Francamente: mereces postear una respuesta propia. Por favor, hazlo.

agree  Maria Elena Martinez
2 hrs
  -> Gracias

agree  Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT
9 hrs
  -> Obrigado

agree  Teresa Mozo: de acuerdo con sugrass, en castellano suena mejor "no formadora de/que no forma heterocistos"
12 hrs
  -> Siempre se aprende algo todos los días :)
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