noun, plural spo·ro·go·ni·a [spawr-uh-goh-nee-uh, spohr-] /ˌspɔr əˈgoʊ ni ə, ˌspoʊr-/. Botany.
Origin of sporogonium
Examples from the Web for sporogonium
Historical Examples of sporogonium
The details of construction of the sporogonium are referred to below.
In contrast to the sexual generation this stage is called the spore-bearing generation (sporogonium, sporophyte).
Fertilization takes place about June, and the sporogonium is fully developed by the winter.
In none of the liverworts does the sporogonium develop by means of an apical cell, as is the rule in mosses.
The sporogonium has a small foot, but the sterile cells among the spores do not develop into elaters.