Cnidosporidia

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Noun1.Cnidosporidia - single-host parasites of lower vertebrates and invertebrates
class Sporozoa, Sporozoa - strictly parasitic protozoans that are usually immobile; includes plasmodia and coccidia and piroplasms and malaria parasites
Actinomyxidia, order Actinomyxidia - parasites of worms
Mycrosporidia, order Mycrosporidia - an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia
Myxosporidia, order Myxosporidia - an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Scott, "Optimal screening and diagnosis of microsporida in tissue sections: a comparison of polarization, special stains, and molecular techniques," American Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol.
Ameson michaelis (Microsporida) in the blue crab, Callinectes sapidu.s: parasite-induced alterations in the biochemical composition of host tissues.
Relationship between colony size of Solenopsis richteri (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and infection with Thelohania solenopsae (Microsporida: Thelohaniidae) in Argentina.
(1981: 245) say that it is susceptible to infection with Nosema locustae (Microsporida, Nosematidae).
Observations on Chytridiopsis mytilovum (Field), formerly Haplosporidium mytilovum Field, (Microsporida?).