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The asexual stock, after budding off one asexual zooid, elongates again and buds off a second zooid.
The anterior asexual zooid continues to produce fresh sexual zooids by fission.
In Autolytus there is, to begin with, a conversion of the posterior half of the body to form a sexual zooid.
Mr. Busk, however, does not know of any gradations now existing between a zooid and an avicularium.On the Origin of Species|Charles Darwin
The posterior part forms a rudimentary zooid, called by Huxley Cyathozooid, which eventually atrophies.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour