algae do not have root, stem and leaves but feofaci have root and leaf like structure name these structures ?

Hi Shabnam,
Please find below the solution to the asked query:

Your friend is correct.
The correct term is Phaeophyceae. It is also known as brown algae.
Algae including brown algae lack true roots, stems and leaves. However, they have root like, stem like and leaf like structures.
  • The root like structure is called holdfast
  • ‚ÄčThe stem like structure is called stipe 
  • The leaf like structure is called frond.
Hope this information will clear your doubts about the root like, stem like and leaf like structures in Phaeophyceae.
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Its not feofaci. Its phaeophyceae. It is commonly known as Brown Algae.

These are the structures present in Phaeophyceae.
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