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sorus

[′sȯr·əs]
(botany)
A cluster of sporangia on the lower surface of a fertile fern leaf.
A clump of reproductive bodies or spores in lower plants.

Sorus

 

in plants, a dense cluster of reproductive organs, for example, sporangia in ferns, zoosporangia in the brown alga Laminaria, and oogonia in the brown alga Dictyota.

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Sori elongate to round, many per pinna, if elongate and parallel to costae then not immediately adjacent to them 16
Sori in few to several spikelets of an infected plant; when young, covered by whitish, early rupturing peridia.
Spore production was assumed to be linearly related to the area of fertile sori on sporophylls.
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