(In a fungus) a specialized hypha bearing sporangia.
- Each sporangiophore bears several sporangia, in which spores develop.
- The fungus can be identified microscopically by the production of its reproductive structures: the sporangiophores and sporangia.
- This form has similarly shaped peltate sporangiophores.
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