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Title: Haemosporozoan parasites found in birds in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sarawak and Java
Authors: Paperna, I.
Keong, M.S.C. 
May, C.Y.A.
Keywords: Birds
Haemoproteus
Java
Lankesterella
Leucocytozoon
Peninsular Malaysia
Plasmodium
Sarawak
Singapore
Issue Date: 31-Aug-2008
Citation: Paperna, I.,Keong, M.S.C.,May, C.Y.A. (2008-08-31). Haemosporozoan parasites found in birds in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sarawak and Java. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 56 (2) : 211-243. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Fifty-one species of the haemosporidian genera: Haemoproteus, Leucocytozoon and Plasmodium and a sporozoite of Lankesterella from the blood of birds trapped in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sarawak and Java are described and taxonomically evaluated. Five new species are described: Haemoproteus alcippe, type host Alcippe perracensis; H. copsychi, type host Copsychus malabaricus; H. obtusus, type host Garrulax mitratus; H. tenuis, type host Stachyris nigricollis and Plasmodium (Giovannolaia) ninoxi, type host Ninox scutulata. Haemoproteus rhipiduri Bennett, Bishop & Peirce 1991, Leucocytozoon pittae Bennet & Peirce, 1992 and L. pycnonoti Bennett, Earle & Peirce, 1992 are found to be valid species. © National University of Singapore.
Source Title: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/114735
ISSN: 02172445
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