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Search Results for: statismospore

Statismospore

Definition A spore that is actively discharged from the body of the fruiting body of certain fungi. Supplement An example is... Read More

Spore

Definition noun, plural: spores A dormant, reproductive cell formed by certain organisms. It is thick-walled and highly... Read More

Zoospore

Definition noun, plural: zoospores An asexual spore with a flagellum used for locomotion but lacking a true cell... Read More

Swarm spore

Definition noun, plural: zoospores An asexual spore that possesses one or more flagella used for... Read More

Aplanospore

Definition An immobile, thin-walled spore that relies on passive transport by water currents. Supplement Examples of... Read More

Autospore

Definition (1) An immobile spore that cannot form or grow flagella. (2) A spore that has the same shape as that of the... Read More