sporoblast


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spo·ro·blast

(spō'rō-blast),
An early stage in the development of a sporocyst before differentiation of the sporozoites.
See also: oocyst, sporocyst (2), pansporoblast.
Synonym(s): zygotomere
[sporo- + G. blastos, germ]

spo·ro·blast

(spōr'ō-blast)
An early stage in the development of a sporocyst before differentiation of the sporozoites.
See also: oocyst, sporocyst (2)
[sporo- + G. blastos, germ]
References in periodicals archive ?
Degenerate sporoblasts and spores appear crenated (Figure 2, panel B).
No sporoblasts or dinospores of Hematodinium were observed in any tissues examined.