Eimeria of cattlemedical dictionary

Eimeria zuernii, the species most often associated with clinical cases of coccidiosis in calves and young adults; found in the caecum and lower bowel, and sometimes in the small intestine. Eimeria bovis, a species that occurs principally in the small intestine causes clinically recognizable disease; many less common species have been described.

Synonyms: coccidia of cattle.

(05 Mar 2000)

eikosane, eikosylene, eiloid, Eimer, eimeria < Prev | Next > Eimeria of chickens, Eimeria of geese

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums