trichogyne

noun
tricho·​gyne | \ˈtri-kə-ˌjīn, -ˌgīn\

Definition of trichogyne 

: a slender terminal prolongation of the ascogonium of a fungus that may serve as a fertilization tube also : a similar reproductive structure in a red alga

First Known Use of trichogyne

circa 1875, in the meaning defined above

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