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Noun1.microsporidian - parasite of arthropods and fishes that invade and destroy host cells
sporozoan - parasitic spore-forming protozoan
Mycrosporidia, order Mycrosporidia - an order in the subclass Cnidosporidia
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Similarly, siphon muscle microsporidian parasites were generally of low prevalence or absent at all sites.
richteri) and hybrid fire ants in Tennessee and the northern parts of Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia, but our research efforts are beginning to shift to other potential groups of agents, especially viruses and microsporidian pathogens (Poinar et al.
microsporidian myositis was recently reported in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (7).
However, intracellular microsporidian parasites are not in vacuoles; rather, they locate directly in contact with the host cell cytoplasm.
Mixed vertical and horizontal transmission also occurs for bacterial infections and has been extensively documented in microsporidian parasites of arthropods (Mangin et al.
Effects of simultaneous virus and microsporidian infection on larvae of Hyphantria cunea.
Ovavesicula popilliae (Andreadis & Hanula) (Microsporida: Ovavesiculidae) is a microsporidian pathogen of the Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica Newman (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), used as a biological control agent (Cappaert & Smitley 2002).
The spore cell of an intracellular microsporidian parasite is a missile which, when activated, explosively discharges an invasion tube.
Vairimorpha invictae Jouvenaz & Ellis (Microsporidia: Burenellidae) is a microsporidian pathogen of Solenopsis fire ants in South America.
We report a case of microsporidian myositis caused by Tubulinosema sp.
First record of the microsporidian parasite Steinhausia mytilovum in Mytilus sp.