meaning of carpospore

carpospore meaning in General Dictionary

some sort of spore formed within the conceptacles of red algaelig

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  • a nonmotile spore of purple algae
  • A kind of spore formed when you look at the conceptacles of red algae.

Sentence Examples with the word carpospore

While the spore of Bryophyta on germination gives rise to the sexual plant, the carpospore of the alga may give rise on germination to a plant bearing a second sort of asexual cells, viz.

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