Hormogonium



[hawr-muh-goh-nee-uh m] /ˌhɔr məˈgoʊ ni əm/

noun, plural hormogonia [hawr-muh-goh-nee-uh] /ˌhɔr məˈgoʊ ni ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
a portion of filament in blue-green algae that becomes detached and reproduces by cell division.

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