Plasmodiidae

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Plasmodiidae

[‚plaz·mə′dī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of parasitic protozoans in the suborder Haemosporina inhabiting the erythrocytes of the vertebrate host.
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Golemansky, "Haemoproteids (Haemosporida: Haemoproteidae) of wild birds in Bulgaria," Acta Protozoologica, vol.
Fauna and distribution of haemoproteids (Sporozoa, Haemosporida)," Parazitologia, vol.
An annotated checklist of the valid avian species of Haemoproteus, Leucocytozoon (Apicomplexa: Haemosporida) and Hepotozoon (Apicomplexa: Haemogregarinidae).
Blood parasites: Hemoparasites (Apicomplexa, Haemosporida) were found in five (6.7%) birds.