phygobilins defined in 1951 yearphygobilins - phygobilins (SILIPROTEINS);
phygobilins - Red (phycoerythrin) and blue (phyco-cyaniri) pigments present with chlorophyll in red and blue-green algae. Like carotene assist in photosynthesis by transferring light energy that they absorb to chlorophyll. Proteins (globulins) combined with prosthetic pigment groups; structurally similar to bile pigments in animals.
near phygobilins in Knolik
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