- according to Hottinger (2006):
GAMONT - a specimen producing gametes in the process of reproduction irrespective of its involvment in meiosis (diploid gamonts) or not (haploid gamonts). Foraminiferal gamonts, produced by asexual reproduction are megalospheric (A - form).
Hottinger (2006), Illustrated glossary of terms used in foraminiferal research. Carnets de Géologie, Memoir 2, ISSN 1634-0744