Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Cyclospora cayetanensis Ortega, Gilman & Sterling, 1994


Extra Distribution Information

Tourist to Bali

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Australian Alps (AA), Naracoorte Coastal Plain (NCP), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP)

Ecological Descriptors

Parasitic (host(s): Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758 [HOMINIDAE] Human (faeces, intestines)).

Associated Fauna References

Field, A.S. 2002. Light microscopic and electron microscopic diagnosis of gastrointestinal opportunistic infections in HIV-positive patients. Pathology 34: 21-35 (Homo sapiens)

Pinge-Suttor, V., Douglas, C. & Wettstein, A. 2004. Cyclospora infection masquerading as coeliac disease. Medical Journal of Australia 180: 295-296 (Homo sapiens)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
23-Feb-2016 EIMERIIDAE Minchin, 1903 23-Feb-2016 MODIFIED
03-Dec-2014 APICOMPLEXA Levine, 1970 03-Feb-2016 MODIFIED
26-Jul-2012 23-Feb-2016 MODIFIED
24-Aug-2011 ADDED