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Amyloplasts (Starch-Containing Plastids)

a: Young amyloplasts (proplastids in an advanced developmental state) next to a nucleus (at the bottom of the picture) in a haustorial cell of dodder (Cuscuta odorata) (Ch. GLOCKMANN, R. KOLLMANN, 1990);

b: Amyloplasts (statholites) in a statocyst of the root cap of Vicia faba (R. KOLLMANN, 1979).

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