zygospore
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1864 a thick-walled spore of some algae and fungi that is formed by union of two similar sexual cells, usually serves as a resting spore, and produces the sporophytic phase

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  • zygospore — ● zygospore nom féminin Cellule particulière des champignons de la classe des zygomycètes, joignant des caractères de spore et de zygote. zygospore n. m. BOT OEuf résultant de la fusion de deux gamètes non libérés, propre aux zygomycètes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Zygospore — yg o*spore, n. [Gr. zygo n a yoke + E. spore.] (Bot.) (a) Same as {Zygosperm}. (b) A spore formed by the union of several zo[ o]spores; called also {zygozo[ o]spore}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zygospore — zygospore. См. зигоспора. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Zygospore — (Jochspore, Zygote), die durch Kopulation entstehenden Sporen gewisser Kryptogamen; s. Algen, Tafel II, Fig. 5, und S. 316, auch Pilze, S. 882 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Zygospore — Zygospōre, s. Kopulation …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • zygospore — [zī′gə spôr΄ zig′əspôr΄] n. [ ZYGO + SPORE] Bot. a thick walled, resting spore formed by conjugation of two isogametes, as in certain primitive fungi and certain green algae zygosporic [zī′gōspôr′ik, zī gəspôr′ik, zig′əspôr′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • Zygospore — A zygospore is a reproductive part of a fungus, a chlamydospore that is created by the nuclear fusion of haploid hyphae of different mating types. A zygospore remains dormant while it waits for environmental cues, such as moisture, heat, or… …   Wikipedia

  • Zygospore — zigospora statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Kai kurių grybų ir dumblių storasienė zigota, susidariusi zigogamijos būdu. atitikmenys: angl. zygospore vok. Zygospore, f rus. зигоспора, f …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zygospore — zigospora statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Kai kurių grybų ir dumblių storasienė zigota, susidariusi zigogamijos būdu. atitikmenys: angl. zygospore vok. Zygospore, f rus. зигоспора, f …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zygospore — (zi go spōr) A thick walled, sexual, resting spore characteristic of the zygomycetous fungi …   Dictionary of microbiology

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