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.
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.
Endogenous development of Hemolivia mauritanica Apicomplexa: Adeleina: Haemogregarinidae) in marginated tortoise Testudo marginata (Reptilia: Testudinidae): evidence from experimental infections.