gynozooid
n. [Gr. gone, that which produces seed; zoon, animal; eidos, form]
n. [Gr. gyne, woman; zoon, animal]
A female gonozooid.
1. (BRYOZOA)
A zooid modified as a brood chamber.
2. (CNIDARIA: Hydrozoa)
A gonophore or individual specialized for reproduction in a colony.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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