No regular follicle is formed, but the odcyte absorbs nutriment from the remaining odgonia.
In Hydra the odcyte is a large amoeboid cell, which sends out pseudopodia amongst the odgonia and absorbs nutriment from them.
When the odcyte is full grown, the residual odgonia die off and disintegrate.
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