Revision of Genus Haplosporidium and Restoration of Genus Minchinia (Haplosporidia, Haplosporidiidae)*

@inproceedings{Sprague1963RevisionOG,
  title={Revision of Genus Haplosporidium and Restoration of Genus Minchinia (Haplosporidia, Haplosporidiidae)*},
  author={Victor Sprague},
  year={1963}
}
SYNOPSIS. Genus Haplosporidium Luhe, 1900 (=Aplosporidium Caullery & Mesnil, 1899) now contains an incoherent group of about 25 species with spores of very diverse morphological types or with spores unknown. Therefore, such limited revision of the genus as present knowledge permits is proposed. H. scolopli (C. & M., 1899) Luhe, 1900, is selected from the two genosyntypes as type species. An essential generic character is that the anterior end of the spore opens like a lid to provide an orifice… CONTINUE READING