form inside of the cytoplasm or a growning veg. bacteria cell.
- -metabol. dormant.
- when conditions are not favorable it makes spores.
- so it's offspring can carry on?
- veg cells- no spores. in a good environment.
- veg with spores in poor environment.
- takes about 6-8 hours to make.
resistant a lot of harsh things. anitbiothics, disinfect, antiseptic, heat, food source, uv radiation.