panoistic

panoistic

(ˌpænəʊˈɪstɪk)
adj
(Zoology) (of insects) producing ova without cells to nurse them
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Identifying genes related to choriogenesis in insect panoistic ovaries by Suppression Subtractive Hybridization.
In the case of panoistic ovaries, the oocytes do not have nurse cells, but are instead surrounded by maternal somatic (follicle) cells (Fig.