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gonosome

noun
  1. zoology the individuals, collectively, in a colonial animal that are involved with reproduction
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Historical Examples of gonosome

  • Gonosome with free medusae or gonophores; medusae usually with ocelli, never with otocysts.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 2

    Various

  • Gonosome with free medusae or gonophores; the medusae typically with otocysts, sometimes with cordyli or ocelli (figs. 54, 55).