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Noun1.Babesiidae - piroplasms and cattle pathogens
protoctist family - any of the families of Protoctista
Haemosporidia, order Haemosporidia - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
genus Babesia, genus Piroplasma - type genus of the family Babesiidae
piroplasm - minute parasite of red blood cells of mammals transmitted by a tick and causing diseases of domestic animals
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Typical Babesiidae developmental forms (trophozoite, dividing stages, and free merozoites) were observed, as were more atypical schizont-like parasites, which seemed to produce numerous merozoites.