Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Isopsora Species of Starlings

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_4944

I. greineri and I. superbusi are newly described species of starlings and related birds listed besides 36 others by Hafeez et al. (2014).


  1. Hafeez MA et al (2014) Description of two new Isospora species causing visceral coccidiosis in captive superb glossy starlings. Parasitol Res 113:3287–3297CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany