archegoniophore

archegoniophore

[¦ärk·ə′gōn·ē·ə‚fȯr]
(botany)
The stalk supporting the archegonium in liverworts and ferns.
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Flavonoids, antioxydant potencial, and acetylcholinesterasa inhibition activity of the extracts from the gametophyte and archegoniophore of Marchantia polymorpha L.
Archegoniophore arising at the thallus apex on a 10-40 mm long stalk.
Second, these gametophytes produced archegoniophores that elevated archegonia above the substrate.