The parasite was first described by Atchley in 1951.
This species is found in the United States of America.
This species infects chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus).
Research data from Massey University, Institute of Veterinary Animal and Biomedical Sciences update understanding of parasitology.
Aug 17, 2010; A report, 'Prevalence of leucocytozoon spp, in the endangered yellow-eyed penguin Megadyptes antipodes,' is newly...