gametocide


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ga·me·to·cide

n. gametocida, agente que destruye gametos.
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At the appropriate growth stage, these non-blue wheats would be treated with a gametocide to induce male sterility and to encourage pollination by pollen from the untreated SB lines.
El-Ghazaly and Jensen (1990) and El-Ghazaly (1990) studied the effect of a gametocide on the development of the pollen wall and noted that the orbicules were smaller in size and with thinner walls than those in untreated anthers.
Pollen development on the female, Post, was controlled by a male gametocide (Rohm and Haas Seeds, Inc.