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Babesia equi

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Babesia equi

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Babesia equi
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Protista
  •     Phylum: Protozoa
  •       Subphylum: Apicomplexa
  •         Order: Piroplasmorida

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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Four units of Babesia equi in red blood cells of horse; note the 'Maltese cross' formation. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
TitleHistology
CaptionFour units of Babesia equi in red blood cells of horse; note the 'Maltese cross' formation. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
CopyrightJ.S. Rabo
Four units of Babesia equi in red blood cells of horse; note the 'Maltese cross' formation. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)
HistologyFour units of Babesia equi in red blood cells of horse; note the 'Maltese cross' formation. (Original X450, Giemsa stained)J.S. Rabo
Babesiosis: B. equi in erythrocytes.
TitleHistology
CaptionBabesiosis: B. equi in erythrocytes.
Copyright©USDA-2002/Foreign Animal Diseases Training Set/USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)
Babesiosis: B. equi in erythrocytes.
HistologyBabesiosis: B. equi 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 equi Laveran

Other Scientific Names

  • Theileria equi

Taxonomic Tree

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

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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

IraqPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
IsraelPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
JapanPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MalaysiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MongoliaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ThailandPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
TurkeyPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Africa

South AfricaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

South America

BrazilPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-Minas GeraisPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-Rio de JaneiroPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-Rio Grande do SulPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-Santa CatarinaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-Sao PauloPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Europe

FrancePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ItalyPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
PortugalPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
SpainPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
UKPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Pathogen Characteristics

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See data sheet on babesiosis for further details.

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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VectorSourceReferenceGroupDistribution
Amblyomma cajennenseMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Dermacentor marginatusTick
Dermacentor nitensMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Dermacentor reticulatusTick
Hyalomma anatolicum excavatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Hyalomma dromedariiTick
Hyalomma plumbeumTick
Rhipicephalus bursaTick
Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsiTick
Rhipicephalus sanguineusTick

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