noun(plural zoosporangia /-jēə/) Botany
A sporangium or spore case in which zoospores develop.
- In the first process, zoospores escape from the zoosporangium which is located in the parent algae and they develop into filaments.
- B. dendrobatidis has two life stages: a spherical reproductive sessile zoosporangium and a motile zoospore.
- This zoosporangium is nearly empty but still contains a few motile zoospores.
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