(Of an intercellular space in a plant) formed by the splitting of the common wall of contiguous cells.
- However, in plants with schizogenous and lysigenous aerenchymas, even though intercellular spaces clearly arise within the initials region of root tips, their lacunae are farther removed from the meristem.
- A similar pattern of schizogenous mucilage has also been reported for Hibiscus schizopetalus.
- In certain species, nutrients are released into a specialized apoplasmic cavity derived from schizogenous activity.
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- Our interpretations of aerenchyma do not agree for all plants, especially for some species with honeycomb aerenchyma, but they do for most schizogeny and lysigeny.
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