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Title: Eimeria yemenensae n. sp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the Rock Agama (Agama yemenensis) in Saudi Arabia.
Authors: AL-Rasheid, K. A. S
Alyousif, M. S
Issue Date: 1998
Publisher: Parasitology International. GERMANY.
Citation: 47: 127-130.
Abstract: Eimeria yemenensae nsp. is described from the intestine of Agama yemenensis from Asir, southern region, Saudi Arabia, Sporulated oocysts are elongate-ellipsoid, 29.2 X 17.6 (26.4-31.5 X 15519.0) pm, with smooth greenish-yellow bilayered wall, 1.03 (0.9-1.3) pm. Micropyle, polar granule and oocyst residuum are absent. Sporocysts are ellipsoid, 10.5 x 7.0 (8.0-11.0 X 6.4-7.8) pm. Sporocyst residuum is present. The sporocysts lack a Stieda body. Sporozoitesa re crescent-shapedb,l unt at one end and slightly tapered at the other. Eimeria speciesfr om Agamidae are compared.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/11186
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