Eimeria bufomarini

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regnum = Protista
phylum = Apicomplexa
classis = Conoidasida
subclassis = Coccidiasina
ordo = Eucoccidiorida
familia = Eimeriidae
genus = "Eimeria"
species = "E. bufomarini"
binomial = "Eimeria bufomarini"
binomial_authority = Paperna & Lainson, 1995

"Eimeria bufomarini" is a species of coccidium, known to infect the epithelial cells of the intestines of Brazilian Cane Toads.


*cite journal |author=Duszynski, Donald W., Matthew G. Bolek & Steve J. Upton |date=2007-12-21 |title=Coccidia (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) of amphibians of the world |journal=Zootaxa |volume=1667 |pages=22–23
*cite journal |author=Paperna, I. & R. Lainson |year=1995 |title=Life history and ultrastructure of "Eimeria bufomarini" n. sp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) of the giant toad, "Bufo marinus" (Amphibia: Anura) from Amazonian Brazil |journal=Parasite |volume=2 |issue=2 |pages=141–148

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