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Sporozoans

(noun) Plural form of sporozoan.

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(...) Apicomplexans, previously called Sporozoans, are one type of animal that produces spores. They changed the name partly because it was decided that spores shouldn't be applied to animals, but in the protozoans you have species that have ...

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by DrD
Sat Jun 28, 2008 5:06 pm
 
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Topic: animals produce spores?!?!
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animals produce spores?!?!

It depends - the word "spore" has had a very broad application. But Apicomplexans, previously called Sporozoans, are one type of animal that produces spores. They changed the name partly because it was decided that spores shouldn't be applied to animals, but in the protozoans ...

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by Darby
Mon Jun 16, 2008 12:22 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: animals produce spores?!?!
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