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Description of Evlachovaia

Incompletely described genus; dimorphic, mono and diplokaryotic; meiosis unknown; transmission unknown; merogony not described; sporogony culminates in two types of ovoid spores differing in size, number of nuclei and presence or absence of sporophorous vesicle; monokaryotic, small spores are enclosed in sporophorous vesicles, apparently after disporoblastic sporogony, as each vesicle contains two spores; larger, binucleate spores are free, in direct contact with host cell cytoplasm; type species E. chironomi Voronin and Issi, 1986 in the midge (larvae?) Chironomus plumosus (Diptera, Chironomidae).


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