rhizautoicous

adjective
rhiz·​autoicous

Definition of rhizautoicous

: having the antheridia on a branch connected by rhizoids to the archegonial branch used of mosses — compare cladautoicous

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History and Etymology for rhizautoicous

rhiz- + autoicous

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“Rhizautoicous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhizautoicous. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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