Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Theileria velifera



Theileria velifera


  • Last modified
  • 21 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Theileria velifera
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Protista
  •     Phylum: Protozoa
  •       Subphylum: Apicomplexa
  •         Order: Piroplasmorida
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Theileria velifera (Uilenberg)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Protista
  •         Phylum: Protozoa
  •             Subphylum: Apicomplexa
  •                 Order: Piroplasmorida
  •                     Family: Theileriidae
  •                         Genus: Theileria
  •                             Species: Theileria velifera

Diseases Table

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Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes


NigeriaPresentCABI Data Mining (2001)

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, 2001. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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Amblyomma cajennenseMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Amblyomma cohaerensMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Amblyomma hebraeumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Amblyomma lepidumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Amblyomma variegatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus decoloratusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus microplusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma marginatum rufipesMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma truncatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus appendiculatusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsiMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick

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