nodulose


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nodulose

[′näj·ə‚lōs]
(biology)
Having minute nodules or fine knobs.
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Plants perennial, with loosely clustered stems; rhizomes 1-3 cm long, 3-5 mm thick, hard, stout, nodulose; roots fibrous.
A similar case may be the Atlantic species Littorina striata, which has either a nodulose or a smooth shell form associated with different microhabitats despite planktonic larvae and evidences of high gene flow between the morphs (De Wolf et al., in press; De Wolf, pers.