auxospore


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auxospore

(ˈɔːksəˌspɔː)
n
(Biology) a diatom cell before its silicaceous cell wall is formed
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No low-NE or High Generally rainfall moderate SE attained to winds higher moderate densities in NTs Rain Species Conditions Survey and observations Cold Group 1--surfers Abundant after Ressuspension frontal * Asterionellopsis rainfall events of auxospore passages, glacialis and cold fronts.
glacialis in the area, is perhaps a result of auxospores suspension or physical accumulation of vegetative cells (Villac and Noronha, 2008).
Auxospore formation of a giant diatom, Coscinodiscus wailesii (Bacillariophyceae), in culture.