Definición de sorus en inglés:

sorus

Silabificación: so·rus
Pronunciación: /ˈsôrəs
 
/

sustantivo (plural sori /ˈsôrī/)

Botany
1A cluster of spore-producing receptacles on the underside of a fern frond.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In fertile plants, sori are produced on the abaxial side of the leaves in summer.
  • At flowering, the fungus undergoes massive sporulation in the floral tissue and replaces the seeds with smut sori.
  • They are commonly referred to as the Lip Ferns because the sori are borne at the margins of the pinnules and the leaf margins themselves are often reflexed to form false indusia that protect the sori.
1.1A gamete-producing or fruiting body in certain algae and fungi.

Origen

mid 19th century: modern Latin, from Greek sōros 'heap'.

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