: a genus related to Volvox and comprising flagellates that produce markedly anisogamous gametes and form spherical or ellipsoidal colonies

Word History


New Latin, from Greek eudōros generous (from eu- + -dōros, from dōron gift) + New Latin -ina; akin to Greek didonai to give

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“Eudorina.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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