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Gonophore vs. Stamen

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Gonophorenoun

(botany) An elongated receptacle above the corolla to elevate the stamens and carpels.

Stamennoun

(botany) In flowering plants, the structure in a flower that produces pollen, typically consisting of an anther and a filament.

Gonophorenoun

(zoology) A medusoid bud on a hydroid.

Stamennoun

A thread; especially, a warp thread.

Gonophorenoun

A sexual zooid produced as a medusoid bud upon a hydroid, sometimes becoming a free hydromedusa, sometimes remaining attached. See Hydroidea, and Illusts. of Athecata, Campanularian, and Gonosome.

Stamennoun

The male organ of flowers for secreting and furnishing the pollen or fecundating dust. It consists of the anther and filament.

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Gonophorenoun

A lengthened receptacle, bearing the stamens and carpels in a conspicuous manner.

Stamennoun

the male reproductive organ of a flower

Gonophore

A gonophore is a reproductive organ in Hydrozoa that produces gametes. It is a sporosac, a medusa or any intermediate stage.

Stamen

The stamen (plural stamina or stamens) is the pollen-producing reproductive organ of a flower. Collectively the stamens form the androecium.

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