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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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.
Low prevalence of haemosporidian parasites in the introduced house sparrow (Passer domesticus) inBrazil.