microplasmatocyte
n. [Gr. mikros, small; plasmatos, image; kytos, container]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
A small plasmatocyte having a small amount of vacuolar cytoplasm; see eoplasmatocyte.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • eoplasmatocytoid — adj. [Gr. eos, dawn; plasma, formed or molded; kytos, container; eidos, like] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) A form of plasmatocyte intermediate to the eoplasmatocyte and microplasmatocyte …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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