Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Babesia gibsoni



Babesia gibsoni


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

  • Babesia gibsoni (Patton)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes


JapanPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MalaysiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Sri LankaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

North America

USAPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-CaliforniaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
-North CarolinaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001


GermanyPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ItalyPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Pathogen Characteristics

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See data sheet on babesiosis for further details.

Host Animals

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Animal nameContextLife stageSystem
Canis familiaris (dogs)
Canis lupus familiaris (dogs)Wild host
Vulpes vulpes (red fox)Wild host

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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Dermacentor andersoniMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Dermacentor marginatusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Dermacentor pictusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Haemaphysalis bispinosaMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0
Hyalomma marginatum marginatumMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus sanguineusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick

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