haplosporidian
haplosporidian haplosporidian n. A parasite in invertebrates and lower vertebrates of no known economic importance. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • haplosporidian — ▪ protozoan       any protozoan of the sporozoan subclass Haplosporea. They are internal parasites of invertebrates and lower vertebrates. Representative genera are Ichthyosporidium in fish, Coelosporidium in cockroaches, and the type genus… …   Universalium

  • haplosporidian — hap·lo·spo·rid·i·an …   English syllables

  • haplosporidian — noun parasite in invertebrates and lower vertebrates of no known economic importance • Hypernyms: ↑sporozoan • Member Holonyms: ↑Haplosporidia, ↑order Haplosporidia * * * I. | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|ridēən adjective Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

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

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

  • sporozoan — noun parasitic spore forming protozoan • Hypernyms: ↑protozoan, ↑protozoon • Hyponyms: ↑sporozoite, ↑trophozoite, ↑merozoite, ↑coccidium, ↑eimeria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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