carpospore


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Related to carpospore: carpogonium, monospore, tetraspores

carpospore

the sexually produced spore of red algae.
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from Port Alfred with a record of plants bearing both tetraspores and carpospores," Journal of South African Botany, vol.
Red algae produce two types of nonmotile spores that can settle on plates, attach and grow into small plants: carpospores (zygospores) and tetraspores (meiospores) (Destombe et al.