Definition of Ascospore. Meaning of Ascospore. Synonyms of Ascospore

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Definition of Ascospore

Ascospore
Ascospore As"co*spore, n. [Ascus + spore.] (Bot.) One of the spores contained in the asci of lichens and fungi. [See Illust. of Ascus.]

Meaning of Ascospore from wikipedia

- An ascospore is a spore contained in an ascus or that was produced inside an ascus. This kind of spore is specific to fungi cl****ified as ascomycetes...
- cell produced in ascomycete fungi. Each ascus usually contains eight ascospores (or octad), produced by meiosis followed, in most species, by a mitotic...
- ascospores. Asci do not rupture at maturity. Ascospores are stained with Kinyoun stain and ascospore stain. When stained with Gram stain, ascospores appear...
- ****ual spores (meiospores or ascospores/basidiospores). Conidia can be produced more readily and with less energy than ascospores and can dis**** during disturbance...
- millions of embedded asci, each of which typically contains four to eight ascospores. Ascocarps are most commonly bowl-shaped (apothecia) but may take on a...
- "wineskin"), a microscopic ****ual structure in which nonmotile spores, called ascospores, are formed. However, some species of the Ascomycota are a****ual, meaning...
- the stroma, perithecia are produced that give rise to asci and ascospores. The ascospores are released as a white ooze during wet weather. Wind-driven water...
- Reproduction/spore teleomorph/****ual: Zygospore Ascospore/Ascus Basidiospore/Basidium/Teliospore anamorph/a****ual: Sporangium Conidium Chlamydospore Oidium...
- saclike structure, the ascus, which contains anything from four to eight ascospores in the ****ual stage. The sac fungi are separated into subgroups based...
- thickened and non-amyloid annular structure at the apex, usually 8-spored. Ascospores broadly fusiform, ellipsoidal, or nearly spherical, unicellular, hyaline...
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