haemosporidian


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Noun1.haemosporidian - minute protozoans parasitic at some stage of the life cycle in blood cells of vertebrates including many pathogens
sporozoan - parasitic spore-forming protozoan
Haemosporidia, order Haemosporidia - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
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Carrion crows (Corvus corone) of southwest Germany: important hosts for haemosporidian parasites.
Altitudinal variation in haemosporidian parasite distribution in great tit populations.
In this work, we report new host records for the louse fly Ornithoctona fusciventris (Wiedemann, 1830) (Diptera: Hippoboscidae), the infection prevalence of this fly parasite on birds captured in the surroundings of Xalapa City in the state of Veracruz, Mexico, and a positive infection with haemosporidian parasites for one of the birds parasitized by O.