Definición de sporocyst en inglés:

sporocyst

Saltos de línea: sporo|cyst
Pronunciación: /ˈspɒrəsɪst
 
, ˈspɔːrə-/

sustantivo

Zoology
  • 1A parasitic fluke in the initial stage of infection in a snail host, developed from a miracidium.
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    • Eggs are produced and hatch inside the daughter sporocysts, releasing free-swimming miracidia.
    • Once it reaches the final site, the larva transforms into a sporocyst, which is little more than an amorphous, germinal sac.
    • Second, it can encyst inside a daughter sporocyst as a metacercariae, be voided with the sporocyst, and then be consumed by the benthic-feeding definitive host, rosyside dace.
  • 1.1(In parasitic sporozoans) an encysted zygote in an invertebrate host.

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