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Description of Acanthospora

Acanthosporine septate gregarine, epimerite a conical papilla with an obtuse point; or simple, knob-shaped, papilla-like, or crateriform, with partial septa around it; oocysts biconical or ellipsoidal, with polar and equatorial spines, liberated from the gametocyst by simple rupture of the gametocyst wall; in insects; type species: A. pileata.


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