antheridiophore
antheridiophore antheridiophore n. a gametophore bearing antheridia as in certain mosses and liverworts. [WordNet 1.5] ||

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  • antheridiophore — an·ther·id·i·o·phore …   English syllables

  • antheridiophore — noun gametophore bearing antheridia as in certain mosses and liverworts • Hypernyms: ↑gametophore * * * ˌan(t)thəˈridēəˌfō(ə)r noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin antheridium + English o + phore : a gametophore bearing antheridia only (as in certain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Antheridium — An antheridium (plural: antheridia) is a haploid structure or organ producing and containing male gametes (called antherozoids or sperm). It is present in the gametophyte phase of lower plants like mosses and ferns, and also in the primitive… …   Wikipedia

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  • Marchantiales — Mondbechermoos (Lunularia cruciata) Systematik ohne Rang: Charophyta Reich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pseudopodium (Moose) — Das Pseudopodium trägt den Sporophyt. Bei Torfmoosen (Sphagnales) und Klaffmoosen (Andreaeaceae) wird der Sporophyt von einem Pseudopodium („falscher Stiel“) emporgehoben, damit die reifen Sporen vom Wind erfasst und ausgebreitet werden können.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anthéridie — Anthéridie. L anthéridie est le gamétange mâle des Archégoniates : c est l organe de production et de stockage des gamètes mâles haploïdes (appelés anthérozoïdes ou spermatozoïdes). L équivalent femelle de l anthéridie est l archégone.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Glossary of plant morphology terms — Biologists that study plant morphology use a number of different terms to describe plant organs and parts that can be observed with the human eye using no more than a hand held magnifying lens. These terms are used to identify and classify plants …   Wikipedia

  • gametophore — noun a modified branch bearing gametangia as in the thalloid liverworts • Hypernyms: ↑reproductive structure • Hyponyms: ↑antheridiophore * * * gametophoric /geuh mee teuh fawr ik, for , gam i /, adj. /geuh mee teuh fawr , fohr , gam i /, n. Bot …   Useful english dictionary

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