cystocarp

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cystocarp

a structure produced from the fertilized CARPOGONIUM of a red alga which irritates the CARPOSPORES.
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On the calcareous substrate, treatment was found two SAD's carrying fronds with tetrasporangial sori and eightSADs with cystocarpic fronds.
Considering that we found both cystocarpic and tetrasporic thali, we can state that the alga reaches full maturity at this size, and probably does not exceed the size that we observed.