Cystoisospora

Cystoisospora

a new genus including coccidia previously classified as Isospora spp. with indirect life cycles.

Cystoisospora burrowsi, Cystoisospora canis, Cystoisospora heydorni, Cystoisospora ohioensis, Cystoisospora wallacei
coccidia of dogs; may cause enteritis.
Cystoisospora felis, Cystoisospora rivolta
coccidia of cats; may cause hemorrhagic enteritis.
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To the Editor: Protozoan pathogens, including Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia, Cryptosporidium, Cyclospora, Cystoisospora, and microsporidia such as Enterocytozoon bieneusi, are well-known agents of diarrhea and a major public health problem in developing countries.