Endowed with amerism; not dividing into parts or segments.
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A high proportion of prothalli formed antheridia in very early stages of development: by week 6, nearly 50% of the gametophytes were male, spatulate, ameristic, 40-50 cells in size; and nearly 90% by week 8; this proportion changed little over the following weeks; gametophytes grew slowly and never reached cordate shape.
There are two basic morphologies among gametophytes of Ceratopteris richardii, the large meristic hermaphrodite and the small ameristic male.