Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Cryptozoite

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Cryptozoite

The exoerythrocyte stage of the malarial organism that develops directly from the sporozoite inoculated by the infected mosquito; development of the first generation of merozoites in vertebrate host tissues occurs in the liver parenchyma.

Origin: crypto-_ g. Zoe, life