sporont


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sporont

[′spȯr‚änt]
(invertebrate zoology)
A stage in the life history of sporozoans which gives rise to spores.
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Sporont cells of 4-6 [micro]m in diameter showed eccentric nuclei and prominent vacuoles, with up to eight apparent proliferative cells occurring within perinuclear cytoplasmic vacuoles of 10-25 pm in diameter (Fig.