myxosporidian
myxosporidian myxosporidian n. An organism of the order {Myxosporidia}, mostly parasitic in fishes and including various serious pathogens. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • myxosporidian — ▪ protozoan order       any parasite of the phylum Myxosporidia, also called Myxospora, traditionally placed in the kingdom Protista. The Myxosporidia are characterized by complex spores having at least one infective amoeboid sporoplasm and one… …   Universalium

  • myxosporidian — myx·o·spo·rid·i·an …   English syllables

  • myxosporidian — noun mostly parasitic in fishes and including various serious pathogens • Hypernyms: ↑sporozoan • Member Holonyms: ↑Myxosporidia, ↑order Myxosporidia * * * adjective or noun see myxosporidia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cnidosporidian — ▪ protozoan       any protozoan parasite of the subphylum Cnidospora. The approximately 1,100 known species are characterized by walled spores with one to four hollow polar filaments. The spore has a multicellular origin i.e., the cells that… …   Universalium

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

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

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