ⓘ Plasmodium forresteri

                                     

ⓘ Plasmodium forresteri

Plasmodium forresteri is a parasite of the genus Plasmodium.

Like all Plasmodium species P. forresteri as vertebrates and insects. The vertebrate hosts for this parasite are birds.

                                     
  • Species in six subgenera of Plasmodium infect birds - Bennettinia, Giovannolaia, Haemamoeba, Huffia, Novyella and Papernaia. Giovannolaia appears to be
  • fairchildi Plasmodium falciparum Plasmodium fallax Plasmodium fieldi Plasmodium fischeri Plasmodium foleyi Plasmodium formosanum Plasmodium forresteri Plasmodium
  • sometimes known as pseudomalaria because of the parasites similarities with Plasmodium species. Within the genus there are at least 173 species, 5 varieties