plural noun Coc·cid·io·mor·pha \(ˈ)käk¦sidē(ˌ)ō¦mȯrfə, -sidēə¦-\

Definition of Coccidiomorpha

in some classifications

  1. :  a subdivision of Sporozoa comprising the schizogonous forms (orders Coccidia and Haemosporidia) and being equivalent to Telosporidia with the gregarines omitted

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Origin and Etymology of coccidiomorpha

New Latin, from coccidi- + -morpha

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