Sarcosporidia


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Sarcosporidia

 [sahr″ko-spŏ-rid´e-ah]
in former systems of classification, an order of sporozoan protozoa that included the genus Sarcocystis.

sarcosporidia

Plural for a member of:
(1) The order Eimeriina, formerly designated as Sarcosporidia; 
(2) The genus Sarcocystis.

Sarcosporidia

(săr″kō-spō-rĭd′ē-ă) [″ + sporos, a seed]
An order of protozoa that belong to the class Sporozoa and are parasitic in the muscles of higher vertebrates. It includes the genus Sarcocystis.

Sarcosporidia