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Prototrichogyne in primitive red algae (Bangiophycidae, Rhodophyta), the emergent portion of a cell that functions as a female gamete, with its exposed portion being receptive to contact by spermatia
Trichogyne in florideophycidaen red algae the elongate terminal portion of a female gametangium (oogonium or carpogonium) that serves as a receptor site for male gametes (cf. trichogynus; based upon the Greek, thrix (hair) & gyne (woman))

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