Gregarina

Gregarina

(greg'ă-rī'nă),
A genus of sporozoan protozoa (phylum Apicomplexa, subclass Gregarinia), parasitic in annelids and arthropods, and lacking schizogony and endodyogeny in the life cycle.
[L. gregarius, gregarious, fr. grex (greg-), a flock]
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He was also a notable collector of insects, including several thousand specimens (some called after his name: Pyralis jungeri, Gregarina jungeri, Dromica jungeri, etc.