Origin of gemmation
Examples from the Web for gemmation
In the next group the gemmation takes a spiral bias, producing the nautilus shape which misled the earlier naturalists.
By gemmation, or budding, somewhat after the manner of plants.
It has already been stated that both parthenogenesis and gemmation are ultimately derived from sexual reproduction.Darwin, and After Darwin (Vol. 1 and 3, of 3)|George John Romanes
Ignorant of the joys and cares of wedlock, he increases by gemmation.Prose Idylls|Charles Kingsley
Gemmation is a far commoner occurrence amongst the simpler than amongst the more highly organised forms.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour