Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Family EIMERIIDAE Minchin, 1903

Compiler and date details

July 2014 - Checked by Peter O’Donoghue, The University of Queensland

July 2010 - Data provided by O’Donoghue, entered in AFD by ABRS


Development within host cells, without attachment organelle; most species with monoxenous/homoxenous (one-host) life-cycles; merogony and gamogony occurs within host; sporogony, whereby oocysts form sporocysts and sporozoites, typically occurs outside host.


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)
03-Dec-2014 APICOMPLEXA Levine, 1970 18-Aug-2014 MODIFIED
26-Jul-2012 26-Jul-2012 MODIFIED
22-Aug-2011 ADDED