pseudovacuole

pseu·do·vac·u·ole

(sū'dō-vak'yū-ōl),
An apparent vacuole in a cell; either an artifact or an intracellular parasite.
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Cell contents blue-green, highly granular and with conspicuous pseudovacuoles.
Cells spherical or nearly so, 4-6 [micro]m wide, 6-8 [micro]m long, cell contens granular with conspicuous pseudovacuoles.