agamospermy


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to agamospermy: apomictic

agamospermy

[′ā·gam·ə‚spərm·ē]
(botany)
Apogamy in which sexual union is incomplete because of abnormal development of the pollen and the embryo sac.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
of the real world suggests that agamospermy has proved to be a
Initial reports of agamospermy in arboreal genera of
possibility of higher incidence of agamospermy among rain forest trees
Agamospermy has been reported for a number of neotropical woody
dioecy and agamospermy are Alchornea (Smith, 1841), Carica (Badillo,
character on agamospermy, thus leveling it off to the category of an
discovery of agamospermy in related dioecious clusiaeeous genera in the