plasmodium defined in 1951 yearplasmodium - plasmodium;
plasmodium - (1) Vegetative stage of slime-fungi (Myxomycophyta) Multinucleate, amoeboid mass of protoplasm bounded by plasma membrane, without a definite size or shape. Compare with: Coenocyte. Syncytiwn. (2) Generic name of malaria parasite, a Sporozoan.
near plasmodium in Knolik
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