Both turtles were found to be passing coccidian
parasites, including a new species of Eimeria.
Only two life cycle stages were represented in the gill coccidian
found in E.
McMaster's oocyst counting technique was used for counting the coccidian
oocysts (Soulsby, 1982).
3,4] The pathogen has been found in a variety of reptiles, rodents, and moles that eat insects, but it wasn't until 1979 that the organism was reported in humans when an undescribed coccidian
pathogen came on the scene in Papua, New Guinea.
Frequency of excreted coccidian
oocyst obtained from feces samples during 7-11 days post-challenged showed that the most excreted oocyst was related to positive control and shed maximum 41218 oocyst per gram of feces.
This study suggests a balanced or high protein diet that promotes growth and weight gain for the mammalian host also promotes the reproductive potential of the coccidian
One more threat for the Queen conch Strombus gigas: coccidian
(Apicomplexa) infection of S.
None of the bats harbored trematodes or coccidian
oocysts in the feces.
It is the first drug proven effective in treating intestinal disease caused by the coccidian
Toxoplasma gondii is a coccidian
parasite of cats; humans and other warm-blooded animals serve as intermediate hosts.
Isospora ubique: a new coccidian
parasite from the Wedge-billed Woodcreeper (Glyphorynchus spirurus) from South America.
Cyclospora cayetanensis: a review of an emerging parasitic coccidian