parasite

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intestinal parasite of domestic fowl Ascaridia galli , chicken roundworm
intestinal parasite of humans and pigs Ascaris lumbricoides , common roundworm
woody creeping parasite of western North America having numerous thick powdery leaves and panicles of small dull-white flowers bastard toadflax , Comandra pallida
infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma; common in the tropics and Far East; symptoms depend on the part of the body infected bilharzia , bilharziasis , schistosomiasis
host in which the sexual reproduction of a parasite takes place definitive host
rain forest tree or shrub of New Caledonia having a conic crown and pale green sickle-shaped leaves; host species for the rare parasite yew Falcatifolium taxoides , yellow-leaf sickle pine
genus of Gram-negative aerobic bacteria that occur as pathogens and parasite in many animals (including humans) Francisella , genus Francisella
one species: parasite yew genus Parasitaxus , Parasitaxus
related to malaria parasite and having a phase in the viscera of various birds haemoproteid
parasite in invertebrates and lower vertebrates of no known economic importance haplosporidian
parasite that lives in one's intestines hookworm
animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association host
parasite in or on, to live as a infest
host that is used by a parasite in the course of its life cycle intermediate host
transmits the malaria parasite malarial mosquito , malaria mosquito
wingless fly that is an external parasite on sheep and cattle Melophagus Ovinus , sheep-tick , sheep ked , sheep tick
parasite of arthropods and fishes that invade and destroy host cells microsporidian
minute parasite of red blood cells of mammals transmitted by a tick and causing diseases of domestic animals piroplasm
parasite of the muscles of vertebrates sarcocystidean , sarcocystieian , sarcosporidian
parasite on various trees Volvaria bombycina
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