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Noun1.Spraguea - small genus of usually perennial herbs having deep woody taproots and flower heads of umbels or cymes
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
family Portulacaceae, Portulacaceae, purslane family - family of usually succulent herbs; cosmopolitan in distribution especially in Americas
Calyptridium umbellatum, pussy-paw, pussy-paws, pussy's-paw, Spraguea umbellatum - pink clusters of densely packed flowers on prostrate stems resemble upturned pads of cats' feet; grow in coniferous forests of western North America
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Although peroxisomes are characteristically found in aerobic cells with mitochondria, there is evidence that peroxisomal enzymes occur in the amitochondriate microsporidian Spraguea lophii.
Ultrastructural integrity and carbohydrate metabolism of Spraguea lophii
Species such as Spraguea umbellata and Polytrichum sp.
We report here the presence of catalase in the posterior vacuole of the spores of a microsporidian, Spraguea lophii.
Microsporidian spore/sporoplasm dynactin in Spraguea.
The mucous gland domains of anglerfish skin are the most common sites where infective Spraguea spores activate and discharge their sporoplasms.
In this study, proteins were identified from the sporoplasms discharged from spores of the microsporidian, Spraguea lophii.