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Babesia bigemina

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Babesia bigemina

Summary

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

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Pyriform (a) and round (b) forms of Babesia bigemina  in bovine red blood cells. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
TitleHistology
CaptionPyriform (a) and round (b) forms of Babesia bigemina in bovine red blood cells. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
CopyrightJ.S. Rabo
Pyriform (a) and round (b) forms of Babesia bigemina  in bovine red blood cells. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
HistologyPyriform (a) and round (b) forms of Babesia bigemina in bovine red blood cells. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)J.S. Rabo
Babesiosis: B. bigemina in erythrocytes.
TitleHistology
CaptionBabesiosis: B. bigemina in erythrocytes.
Copyright©USDA-2002/Foreign Animal Diseases Training Set/USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)
Babesiosis: B. bigemina in erythrocytes.
HistologyBabesiosis: B. bigemina in erythrocytes.©USDA-2002/Foreign Animal Diseases Training Set/USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Babesia bigemina Smith & Killbourne

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Protista
  •         Phylum: Protozoa
  •             Subphylum: Apicomplexa
  •                 Order: Piroplasmorida
  •                     Family: Babesiidae
  •                         Genus: Babesia
  •                             Species: Babesia bigemina

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

Distribution References

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

Pathogen Characteristics

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See data sheet on babesiosis for further details.

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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VectorSourceReferenceGroupDistribution
Amblyomma testudinariumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Amblyomma variegatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus annulatusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus decoloratusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus geigyiMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Boophilus microplusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Dermacentor marginatusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Haemaphysalis bispinosaMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Haemaphysalis cornupunctataMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Haemaphysalis intermediaMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Haemaphysalis longicornisMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Haemaphysalis punctataMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Hyalomma anatolicum anatolicumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma anatolicum excavatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma brevipunctataMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma detritumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma dromedariiMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma hussainiMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma marginatum isaaciMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma marginatum marginatumMINED 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
Nosomma monstrosumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Rhipicephalus appendiculatusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus bursaMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsiMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus haemaphysaloidesMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus turanicusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Tabanus taeniolaMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Insect

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