This mode of gemmation is connected by a series of gradations with the normal external gemmation.
Ignorant of the joys and cares of wedlock, he increases by gemmation.
gemmation is by far the most widely disseminated of the two.
This is the process of generation by budding or gemmation, of which we spoke on a previous page.
These may be classified in three groups: fission, budding or gemmation, spore formation.
It has already been stated that both parthenogenesis and gemmation are ultimately derived from sexual reproduction.
By gemmation, or budding, somewhat after the manner of plants.
In some other cases medusoid develops directly from medusoid (hypogenesis), whether by sexual cells or by gemmation.
The true asexual modes of reproduction amongst the Metazoa consist of fission and gemmation.
gemmation is a far commoner occurrence amongst the simpler than amongst the more highly organised forms.
gemmation gem·ma·tion (jě-mā'shən)
A form of fission in which the parent cell does not divide, but forms a bud-like cell that separates and begins an independent existence. Also called budding, bud fission.