family Haemoproteidae


family Haemoproteidae
noun
bird parasites
Syn: ↑Haemoproteidae
Hypernyms: ↑protoctist family
Member Holonyms: ↑Haemosporidia, ↑order Haemosporidia

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  • Haemoproteidae — noun bird parasites • Syn: ↑family Haemoproteidae • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist family • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemosporidia, ↑order Haemosporidia • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemoproteidae — Hae·mo·pro·te·i·dae .hē mō (.)prō tē ə .dē, .hem ə n pl a family of protozoans of the order Haemosporidia that are related to the malaria parasites but have the schizogonic phases typically in the visceral endothelium of various birds and that… …   Medical dictionary

  • protoctist family — noun any of the families of Protoctista • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Globigerinidae, ↑family Globigerinidae, ↑Nummulitidae, ↑family Nummulitidae, ↑Arcellidae, ↑fami …   Useful english dictionary

  • haemoproteid — noun related to malaria parasite and having a phase in the viscera of various birds • Hypernyms: ↑sporozoan • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemoproteidae, ↑family Haemoproteidae * * * ˌhēmōˈprōd.ēə̇d, ˌhem adjective Etymology: New Latin …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Haemoproteus — noun type genus of the family Haemoproteidae • Syn: ↑Haemoproteus • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemoproteidae, ↑family Haemoproteidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemoproteus — noun type genus of the family Haemoproteidae • Syn: ↑genus Haemoproteus • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemoproteidae, ↑family Haemoproteidae * * * |hēmō, |hemō+ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemosporidia — noun an order in the subclass Telosporidia • Syn: ↑order Haemosporidia • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Telosporidia, ↑subclass Telosporidia • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Haemosporidia — noun an order in the subclass Telosporidia • Syn: ↑Haemosporidia • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Telosporidia, ↑subclass Telosporidia • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haemoproteus — A genus of sporozoa (suborder Haemosporina) parasitic in birds and reptiles, combined with Leucocytozoon, Hepatocystis, and other genera in the family Haemoproteidae. Schizogony occurs in endothelial cells of blood vessel s, especially in the… …   Medical dictionary

  • genus Leucocytozoan — noun a genus of protoctist • Syn: ↑genus Leucocytozoon • Hypernyms: ↑protoctist genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Haemoproteidae, ↑family Haemoproteidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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