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  • In a few cases both among the higher and the lower plants, of which the formation of spores in the ascus is a typical example, new cells are formed by the aggregation of portions of the cytoplasm around the nuclei which become delimited from the rest of the cell iontents by a membrane.
  • ASCUS (Gr.
  • Ascophorous, producing asci; ascospore, the spore (or sporule) developed in the ascus; ascogonium, the organ producing it, &c.
  • Ascus from perithecium containing six spores, X30o.
  • Single ascus, more enlarged, showing the eight contained spores.

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