Odgonia sentence example
- The ovum of Hydromedusae is usually one of a large number of odgonia, and grows at the expense of its sister-cells.
- 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.