Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Babesia motasi



Babesia motasi


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

  • Babesia motasi Wenyon

Taxonomic Tree

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

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


IndiaPresentCABI Data Mining (2001)
-KarnatakaPresentCABI Data Mining (2001)


GreecePresentCABI Data Mining (2001)

Distribution References

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

Pathogen Characteristics

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See data sheet on babesiosis for further details.

Host Animals

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Animal nameContextLife stageSystem
Capra hircus (goats)
Ovis aries (sheep)

Vectors and Intermediate Hosts

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Dermacentor silvarumTick
Haemaphysalis punctataMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Ixodes ricinusMINED DATA; 16/11/01 14:00:0Tick
Rhipicephalus bursaTick

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