androspore

[ an-druh-spawr, -spohr ]
/ ˈæn drəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr /

noun Botany.

the zoospore of certain algae that develops into a small male plant producing antherozoids.

Origin of androspore

First recorded in 1860–65; andro- + spore
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