ⓘ Plasmodium cercopitheci

                                     

ⓘ Plasmodium cercopitheci

Plasmodium cercopitheci is a parasite of the genus Plasmodium which infects the monkey Cercopithecis nictitans. The insect host of P. cercopitheci is unknown.

                                     
  • hircus Plasmodium cephalophi - the antelope Cephalophus grimmi and the grey duiker Sylvicapra grimmia Plasmodium cercopitheci Plasmodium chabaudi
  • The Plasmodium species infecting primates include the parasites causing malaria in humans. Plasmodium falciparum the cause of malignant tertian malaria
  • only known host for this species is the monkey Cercopithecis callitricus. Marcel Leger 1928 Plasmodium of West African Cercopithecus callitrichus
  • cephalophi Plasmodium cercopitheci Plasmodium chabaudi Plasmodium chiricahuae Plasmodium circularis Plasmodium circumflexum Plasmodium clelandi Plasmodium cnemaspi