crithidial

crithidial

(krɪˈθɪdɪəl)
adj
(Microbiology) relating to a developmental stage in protozoan parasites of the trypanosome group, now more commonly referred to as the epimastigote stage
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Trypanosomatides occur in different morphological forms in its life cycle viz amastigote (leishmanial), promastigote (leptomonad), epimastigote (crithidial), trypomastigote (trypanosomal) and opisthomastigote (herpetomonad).