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OTHER WORDS FROM chromatophorechro·mat·o·phor·ic [kruh-mat-uh-fawr-ik, ‐for-ik, kroh-muh-tuh‐], /krəˌmæt əˈfɔr ɪk, ‐ˈfɒr ɪk, ˈkroʊ mə tə‐/, chro·ma·toph·or·ous [kroh-muh-tof-er-uhs], /ˌkroʊ məˈtɒf ər əs/, adjective
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Chromatophore single, covering the entire interior of the frustule, except the ventral part of the zone and the median lines.
The cell-wall and the chromatophore bands divide, each nucleus passes to the centre, and two new cells are formed.
A pyrenoid lies in a fold of the chromatophore on the dorsal part.
The pyrenoid is evidently concerned in the formation of the chromatophore, or in its division.
Schmitz states that the chromatophore is thickened in the middle and contains a pyrenoid.