androgynophore


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androgynophore

(ˌændrəʊˈɡaɪnəʊfɔː)
n
(Botany) another name for androphore
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For the floral morphometry analysis, after the complete opening of flowers, 30 random flowers were collected from the 12 plants and, with the aid of a digital caliper and a scaler, length measurements were made between the ends of petals and sepals, flower diameter, androgynophore length and corolla and operculum distance at the level of the axis of anthers.
In gynoecia, the ovary is borne over androgynophore. The ovary and triple- branched style form a prominent central structure.
In order to determine whether the robbers caused any damage to the reproductive organs (ovaries, stigmas, anthers or androgynophore), 54 robbed flowers were randomly selected to compare their reproductive structures with those that remained intact (n=20).