holocarpic


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holocarpic

(of the whole adult thallus of a fungus) becoming a reproductive structure.
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Predominantly holocarpic and eucarpic simple biflagellate phycomycetes.
This green alga transforms all its vegetative inner content into gametes (holocarpic) that are released by papillae in the stolons and fronds (Dawes 1981, Bold & Wynne 1985, van den Hoek et al.