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Schizogony

Definition noun An asexual type of reproductive process by protozoans by multiple fission. Supplement In protozoa, a... Read More

Coccidia

Coccidia (singular: coccidium) are sporozoans that live as parasites of the digestive tracts of certain animals. The... Read More

Unicellular

Unicellular organisms are organisms consisting of one cell only that performs all vital functions including metabolism,... Read More

Schizont

schizont A sporozoan trophozoite (vegetative form) that reproduces by schizogony, producing a varied number of daughter... Read More

Gametogonia

Gametogonia --> gametogony a stage in the sexual cycle of sporozoans in which gametes are formed, often by... Read More

Gametogony

Gametogony a stage in the sexual cycle of sporozoans in which gametes are formed, often by schizogony. Synonym: gametogonia,... Read More

Merozoite

Definition noun, plural: merozoites A cell formed during the asexual division of the schizont; a stage in the life cycle of... Read More