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Asexual Spore

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noun

  1. [context: mycology] A spore that is produced asexually.

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Google previewThe Students' Reference Work (1908)

A Cyclopaedia for Teachers, Students, and Families by Graeme Mercer Adam, Chandler Belden Beach

Among the green algae the characteristic asexual spore is a ciliated, free- swimming cell, and is called a zoospore or swarm-spore. Among fungi, asexual spores have received such names as conidia, ascospores, uredospores, teleutospores, ...

Google previewJournal of comparative zoology (1880)

by Julius Victor Carus

A fertilized ovum is an oospermospore whilst an asexual spore is an autospore. In Lumhricus and Hirudo (and in very many other forms belonging to other groups of Invertebrata) the spermatospore by division of its nucleus and incomplete ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

Type of spores: A blastospore is a nonmotile, asexual spore characteristic of fungi classified in phylum Glomeromycota ...

Google previewNew American Supplement to the Latest Editions of the Encyclopedia Brittanica (1900)

by Day Otis Kellogg

One, the asexual spore, is formed by the ordinary processes of cell-division; the other, the sexual spore, is formed by the union of two sexual cells, known as gametes. Asexual spores are produced by almost all plants, while sexual spores are ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)

latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith

One, the asexual spore, is formed by the ordinary processes of cell-division; the other, the sexual spore, is formed by the union of two sexual cells, known as gametes. Asexual spores are produced by almost all plants, while sexual spores are ...

Google previewThe world-wide encyclopedia and gazetteer (1908)

by William Harrison De Puy

One, the asexual spore, is formed by the ordinary processes of cell-division; the other, the sexual spore, is formed by the Union of two sexual cells, known as gametes. Asexual spores are produced by almost all plants, while sexual spores are ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

One, the asexual spore, is formed by the ordinary processes of cell-division; the other, the sexualspore, is formed by the union of two sexual cells, known as gametes. Asexual spores are produced by almost all plants, while sexual spores are ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Asexual spores and conjugating thalli are shown, cj = conjugating thalli, hf = holdfast, sp = asexual spore, th = vegetative thallus. Scale bar is 30 um. Phase contrast, (b) Preserved Smittium sp. from Blepharicera similans. Scale bar = 20 um.

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava

An asexual spore formed inside a hypha (endogenously) and extruded out. Endogenous: Produced within a structure. Endomycin: An antibiotic produced by Streptomyces endus, is effective against wheat rust and Botrytis fruit ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

Tough asexual spore that is formed by some bacteria to resist adverse conditions . ENDOTHELIUM ENTAMOEBA OVIS endothelium (histology) Tissue formed from ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

conidium Nonmotile, asexual spore produced at the tip or side of a supporting structure known as ...

Google previewDictionary of Natural Resource Management (2011)

by Katherine Dunster

pycnidiospore The asexual spore or conid- ium produced within a pycnidium. pycnidium Plural pycnidia. The asexual type of fruiting body, typically flask- shaped, ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Botany (2002)

by Jill Bailey

It is an asexual spore formed in a sporangium and is usually thick walled. apocarpous See carpel. apocarpy An ovary made up of unfused carpels, as in the buttercup (Ranunuculus). Compare syncarpy. apoenzyme An ENZYME whose ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

An asexual spore that is liberated only on breakage of the hypha that bears it. Aleurites. (family *Euphorbiaceae) A genus of trees that produce large, round fruits with a thick, fleshy *pericarp, containing a few big, very hard, oily seeds.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

a nonmotile, asexual spore produced by mitosis and formed from the ends or sides of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Invasive Species (2011)

From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn

An asexual spore produced by ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Biology (2009)

by Robert Hine, Daintith

It is an asexual spore formed in a sporangium and is usually thick walled. apocarpy /ap-ŏ-kar-pee/ An ovary made up of unfused carpels, as in the buttercup. Compare syncarpy. apoenzyme /ap-oh-en-zÿm/ An enzyme whose cofactor has been ...

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