hormogonium

hormogonium

[hawr-muh-goh-nee-uhm]
noun, plural hormogonia [hawr-muh-goh-nee-uh] .
a portion of filament in blue-green algae that becomes detached and reproduces by cell division.
Also called hormogone [hawr-muh-gohn] .

hormogonous [hawr-mog-uh-nuhs] , adjective
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