heterotrichous


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heterotrichous

(of an algal thallus) prostrate and creeping, and from which branching filaments project.
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alata (Arneson and Cutress, 1976 as Carybdea alata) bear stenoteles and ovoid, heterotrichous, microbasic euryteles.
Cnidome: heterotrichous microbasic p-euryteles and small birhaploids in tentacles, and large isorhizas in nematocyst warts." For more details on morphology and taxonomic history.
Cyanobacteria are morphologically diverse and they consist of unicellular, colonial, pseudofilamentous, pseudoparenchymatous uniseriate, filamentous forms unbranched, undifferentiated, differentiated with specialized cells called heterocyst and akinetes and heterotrichous branched forms [2].
Additionally, as noted by Ostman and Hydman (1997), homotrichous o-isorhizas, heterotrichous microbasic euryteles, and heterotrichous birhapaliods were found over the range of capture surfaces.
1), with stenoteles (ST), desmonemes (DS), and heterotrichous microbasic euryteles (HME) sharing dominant percentages.
Flabellina verrucosa responded to the presence of Crossaster papposus with significantly increased incorporation of microbasic mastigophores (MM) and depressed uptake of heterotrichous anisorhizas (HeA) (Fig.
At least four types of capsules have been observed in the mature planula [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURES 10-12 OMITTED]: a large clear capsule (stenoteles), a large dark capsule (desmonemes), a small dark capsule (microbasic heterotrichous b-mastigophores), and a metachromatic bullet-shaped capsule (microbasic heterotrichous b-mastigophores with inclusions).