antherozoid


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antherozoid

[‚an·thə·rə′zō·əd]
(botany)
A motile male gamete produced by plants.
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Cultures were moistened with tap water to prevent desiccation and, in the last stages, to help antheridial opening and movement of antherozoids.
Oospheres are fertilized by antherozoids, thence developing into embryos.
the mechanism for the release of the antherozoids and the pathway of fertilization within the megaspore (Tan et al.