agamete


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an asexual reproductive cell

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The large anterior cell, [6a.sup.1], undergoes no further divisions and becomes the axial cell, while the smaller posterior cell, [6a.sup.2] is incorporated into the axial cell and becomes an agamete (Fig.
The large anterior cell, [5a.sup.1], becomes the axial cell, and the smaller posterior cell, [5a.sup.2], is incorporated into the axial cell and becomes an agamete.
The large anterior cell, [6a.sup.1], becomes the axial cell, and the smaller posterior cell, [6a.sup.2], is incorporated into the axial cell and becomes an agamete.
nakaoi consists of 22 peripheral cells and one axial cell, which contains one agamete. The peripheral cells of the head region are composed of four propolar cells, four metapolar cells, and two parapolar cells.
Although dicyemids from different host species and geographically different distributions were compared, the developmental processes and cell lineages are almost identical from an agamete to the 7-cell stage (Fig.