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Term:
sporulation resulting in formation of a cellular spore (GO:0030435)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adenohypophysis formation 
adrenal cortex formation  
aerenchyma formation 
amelogenesis +   
amnioserosa formation 
angiogenesis +   
angiogenic sprout fusion +   
animal organ formation +   
anterior neural plate formation +  
anther wall tapetum cell differentiation +  
anther wall tapetum formation +  
antipodal cell differentiation +  
apical ectodermal ridge formation +  
arthrospore formation 
asexual sporulation +  
beak formation 
blastocyst formation +   
blood microparticle formation +   
bundle sheath cell differentiation 
cardiac chamber formation +   
cardiocyte differentiation +   
cell development +   
cell differentiation in hindbrain +   
cell differentiation in spinal cord +   
cell differentiation involved in embryonic placenta development +   
cell differentiation involved in kidney development +   
cell differentiation involved in phenotypic switching +   
cell differentiation involved in salivary gland development +   
cell fate commitment +   
cellular component assembly involved in morphogenesis +   
cellularization +   
central nervous system formation 
cephalic furrow formation 
cerebellar cortex formation +   
cerebellar granular layer formation +   
cerebellar molecular layer formation +   
cerebellar Purkinje cell layer formation +   
cerebellum formation  
chondroblast differentiation  
chondrocyte differentiation +   
chorion micropyle formation 
chorionic trophoblast cell differentiation +   
collenchyma cell differentiation 
compound eye cone cell differentiation +  
corticotropin hormone secreting cell differentiation +   
cranial nerve formation +   
dentinogenesis +   
dorsal appendage formation 
dorsal motor nucleus of vagus nerve formation +  
ectodermal cell differentiation +   
ectodermal placode formation +   
eggshell formation +  
embryo sac central cell differentiation +  
embryo sac egg cell differentiation +  
embryonic camera-type eye formation +   
endocardial cushion formation +   
endocardium formation  
endodermal cell differentiation +   
epithelial cell differentiation +   
fat cell differentiation +   
floor plate formation  
floral whorl formation 
flower formation 
foam cell differentiation +   
follicular dendritic cell differentiation  
forebrain-midbrain boundary formation  
formation of anatomical boundary +   
formation of infection structure on or near host +  
formation of primary germ layer +   
formation of specialized structure for nutrient acquisition from other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +  
fungiform papilla formation  
G1 to G0 transition involved in cell differentiation  
ganglion formation +  
generative cell differentiation 
germarium-derived egg chamber formation +  
germinal center formation +   
glial cell differentiation +   
heart rudiment formation +  
heart valve formation +   
hematopoietic progenitor cell differentiation +   
hemocyte differentiation +  
hepatic stellate cell differentiation 
heterocyst differentiation 
hindbrain formation +   
hypophysis formation 
hypothalamus cell differentiation +   
inferior olivary nucleus formation 
inner cell mass cell differentiation +   
kidney rudiment formation +   
labyrinthine layer formation 
lamina terminalis formation 
layer formation in cerebral cortex +   
leaflet formation +  
leukocyte differentiation +   
Leydig cell differentiation  
limb bud formation +   
locus ceruleus formation 
lung cell differentiation +   
lung lobe formation  
luteal cell differentiation 
lymphangiogenesis +   
Malpighian tubule tip cell differentiation 
mammary gland bud formation +   
mammary gland formation +   
medulla oblongata formation +  
mesenchymal cell differentiation +   
mesodermal cell differentiation +   
metanephric cap formation +  
midbrain-hindbrain boundary initiation  
muscle cell differentiation +   
myeloid cell differentiation +   
myoblast differentiation +   
myofibroblast differentiation +   
mystery cell differentiation 
negative regulation of cell differentiation +   
negative regulation of sporulation +  
neural crest formation +   
neural fold elevation formation  
neural fold formation +   
neural fold hinge point formation 
neural keel formation 
neural plate formation +   
neural rod formation +  
neurogenesis +   
neurohypophysis formation 
neuromast mantle cell differentiation +  
neuromast support cell differentiation +  
neuron differentiation +   
nipple sheath formation  
notochord cell differentiation +   
notochord formation  
oenocyte differentiation +  
oocyte differentiation +   
optic cup formation involved in camera-type eye development  
optic vesicle formation 
osteoblast differentiation +   
otolith formation +   
pancreatic epsilon cell differentiation +   
pericyte cell differentiation +   
pigment cell differentiation +   
pigment cell precursor differentiation 
plant epidermal cell differentiation +   
plant organ formation +  
plant parenchymal cell differentiation +  
platelet formation +   
pollen sperm cell differentiation 
pons formation +  
positive regulation of cell differentiation +   
positive regulation of sporulation +  
posterior neural plate formation +  
prechordal plate formation  
primitive streak formation +   
prolactin secreting cell differentiation +   
regulation of cell differentiation +   
regulation of sporulation +  
renal capsule formation +   
renal filtration cell differentiation +   
renal vesicle formation +   
reproductive blastospore formation 
retina layer formation +   
rhombomere cell differentiation 
rhombomere formation +   
roof plate formation  
sclerenchyma cell differentiation +  
selective angioblast sprouting +  
sexual sporulation +  
sieve element differentiation +  
skeletal muscle cell differentiation +   
somatotropin secreting cell differentiation +   
somitogenesis +   
sorocarp spore cell differentiation +  
sorocarp stalk cell differentiation +  
Spemann organizer formation +   
spermatid differentiation +   
sporocyte differentiation +  
sporulation resulting in formation of a cellular spore +  
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires the specialized features of a cellular spore, a cell form that can be used for dissemination, for survival of adverse conditions because of its heat and dessication resistance, and/or for reproduction.
sporulation resulting in formation of a multicellular or syncytial spore +  
stem cell differentiation +   
stomatal complex formation 
submandibular salivary gland formation  
superior olivary nucleus formation 
syncytium formation +   
synergid differentiation +  
taste bud formation 
tendon cell differentiation +   
tendon formation +   
trabecula formation +   
tracheal pit formation in open tracheal system 
tracheary element differentiation +  
tracheoesophageal septum formation  
transdifferentiation +   
trichome differentiation +  
trophectodermal cell differentiation +   
tube formation +   
vasculogenesis +   
vegetative cell differentiation 
ventral furrow formation +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cellular spore formation by sporulation ;   spore biosynthesis ;   spore differentiation ;   spore formation
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Sporogenesis
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, GOC:pamgo_curators, ISBN:0072992913

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