Adeleina

Adeleina

[‚ad·ə′līn·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of protozoan invertebrate parasites in the order Eucoccida in which the sexual and asexual stages are in different hosts.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Merogonic development of Haemogregarina balli (Apicomplexa: Adeleina: Haemogregarinidae) in the leech Placobdella ornata (Glossiphoniidae), its transmission to a chelonian intermediate host and phylogenetic implications.