Isospora belli

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Isospora
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Chromalveolata
Superphylum: Alveolata
(unranked): Myzozoa
Phylum: Apicomplexa
Class: Conoidasida
Subclass: Coccidiasina
Order: Eucoccidiorida
Suborder: Eimeriorina
Family: Eimeriidae
Genus: Isospora
Species: I. belli
Synonyms

Cystoisospora belli

Isospora belli is a species of internal parasites classified under Coccidia. It is responsible for the condition isosporiasis. Autofluorescence aids detection.[1]

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  1. ^ Bialek, R; Binder, N; Dietz, K; Knobloch, J; Zelck, Ue (Sep 2002), "Comparison of autofluorescence and iodine staining for detection of Isospora belli in feces" (Free full text), The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 67 (3): 304–5, ISSN 0002-9637, PMID 12408672