beautiful youth, son of Jupiter and Calyce, beloved by Moon-goddess Selene, from Greek, perhaps literally "diver, plunger," from endyein "to enter into, sink into, plunge, dive," which was used in reference to the sun or stars setting into the sea. On this theory, he originally was a solar deity, a personification of the setting sun.
1. With embryo sac haustorium in chalazal end, the embryo sac is Endymion type.
2. With embryo sac haustoriumchalazal end, the embryo sac is Endymion type.