I have read that most plant cells lack centrioles, though it may be seen in some lower plants. But what about the gametophyte of higher plants, angiosperms specifically?

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The generative cell lacks a cell wall, as far as I know. But the generative cell also has to divide into the male gametes- how does this division occur without cell-plate formation? Is it via centrioles?

If this division occurs with the help of centrioles, how do they arise, since somatic cells divide by cell-plate formation?


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