extine


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extine

(ˈɛkstɪn; -tiːn; -taɪn)
n
(Botany) another name for exine
[C19: from Latin extimus outermost + -ine1]
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Thick and hard extine with spike and deposit of sporopollenin began to grow from the outside of the thin and soft intine.
Extine and Stout (1987) reported that habitats outside of the primary dunes were essential to and, in fact, may be preferred by beach mice.