Some corrections of coccidian (Apicomplexa: Protozoa) nomenclature.

  title={Some corrections of coccidian (Apicomplexa: Protozoa) nomenclature.},
  author={Nicole D Levine},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  volume={66 5},
The following nomenclatural corrections and changes are introduced for the coccidia. NEW SPECIES: Cryptosporidium rhesi from the rhesus monkey Macaca mulatta; Cryptosporidium serpentis from the snakes Elaphe guttata, Elapha subocularis, Crotalus horridus, and Sanzinia madagascarensis; Eimeria perazae from the lizard Cnemidophorus l. lemniscatus; and Eimeria tarichae from the salamander Taricha toirosa. NEW COMBINATIONS: Orcheobius carinii for Cariniella carinii from the frog Leptodactylus… CONTINUE READING