Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Binary and Multiple Fission process. Comparison and Differences.

Difference between Binary Fission and Multiple Fission

S.No. Binary Fission Multiple Fission
1 Two daughters form individually. Numbers of individual daughters are produced.
2 The nucleus of the parent body divides only once. The nucleus of the parent divides repeatedly.
3 No residue is left. The residue is left behind.
4 Occurs in a favorable condition. Take place in favorable as well as in unfavorable conditions.
5 Takes the organism immortal. Immortality is absent.
6 For Example: Bacteria, Amoeba, Euglena, Paramecium, Planaria. For Example: Amoeba, Plasmodium, Monocystis.
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