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Fig. 1 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 1

From: Phylogenetic analyses reveal that Schellackia parasites (Apicomplexa) detected in American lizards are closely related to the genus Lankesterella: is the range of Schellackia restricted to the Old World?

Fig. 1

Microphotographs of hemococcidian parasites infecting the blood of New World lizard hosts. Every pair of microphotographs corresponds to one specific haplotype as follows: a, b and c, d: SO1 and SO2 in Sceloporus occidentalis, respectively; e, f; g, h; and i, j: US1, US3 and US4 in U. stansburiana, respectively; i free sporozoite in the blood of U. stansburiana; k, l: LP1 in L. pictus; m, n: DD in one lymphocyte (m) and one erythrocyte (n) of D. dorsalis; o, p Lankesterella sp. Lank_anocar in polymorphonuclear leukocytes of A. carolinensis. Arrows indicate RB in the sporozoites. All pictures were made at the same scale. Scale-bar: 10 μm

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