Definition of Apicomplexa in English:

Apicomplexa

Syllabification: A·pi·com·plex·a
Pronunciation: /ˌāpikəmˈpleksə
 
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  • another term for Sporozoa.
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    • Current thinking in the phylogeny of protists places the dinoflagellates in the Alveolates, along with the Apicomplexa, Ciliata, and Foraminifera.
    • Two other phyla thought to be closely related to dinoflagellates are the Ciliophora and the Apicomplexa.
    • A final group of Alveolates are the Apicomplexa, a group of parasitic and disease-causing protists.

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