On the occurrence of a protozoan parasite inside the water mite Unionicola anodontae with emphasis on histopathological changes of the host
ABSTRACT The present protozoan parasite _lchthyosporidium _sp. was reported to infect the gut, salivary gland and embryos of the water mite _Unionicola anodontae _(Aboul-Dahab _et al., _1998).TIle life history of this protozoan parasite includes two processes, schizogony and sporogony. It caused a serious damage to the embryos and adult forms of the mite as compression and disarrangement of the embryonic ... Read more