Medical parasitology taxonomy update, 2016-2017

Blaine A. Mathison, Bobbi S. Pritt

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Parasite taxonomy continues to change as molecular and morphologic studies enhance our understanding of parasite relatedness. This minireview builds on the information provided in the last taxonomy update in this journal to summarize new and revised clinically relevant human parasite taxonomic changes that have occurred in 2016 and 2017.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere01067
JournalJournal of clinical microbiology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2019


  • Helminth
  • Parasite
  • Parasitology
  • Protozoa
  • Taxonomy
  • Worm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)


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