nucellus

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nucellus

the tissue within the OVULE of a plant, surrounded by INTEGUMENTS (1) and containing the EMBRYO SAC.
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Ubiquitin has not been previously found in pollination drops of Pinaceae in which pollen chambers are not formed and the nucelli do not undergo a degradation at the time of drop release, e.
Wu Y, Huang X, Chen Q, Li X, Engelmann F (2007) Induccion and cryopreservation of embryogenic cultures from nucelli and immature cotyledon cuts of mango (Mangifea indica L.
As for the US Embassy's Press Attache, Nicole Nucelli, she said, "Our