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.
palmate Nees to treat boils and abscesses because the young archegoniophore resembles an abscess as it emerges from the thallus.