Hammondia

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Hammondia

a genus of protozoa in the family Eimeriidae.

Hammondia hammondi
nonpathogenic, found in the intestine of cats. The oocysts, shed in feces, are identical to those of Toxoplasma gondii.
Hammondia heydorni
nonpathogenic, found in dogs.
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Studies on serological cross-reaction of Neospora caninum with Toxoplasma goodii and Hammondia heydorni.