a description of isospora amphiboluri (apicomplexa: eimeriidae) from the inland bearded dragon, pogona vitticeps (sauria: agamidae).fecal samples from 50 captive inland bearded dragons, pogona vitticeps (ahl, 1926), bred in california, were examined for coccidian parasites. sixteen (32%) of the lizards were found to be passing oocysts of isospora amphiboluri cannon, 1967, previously described from bearded dragons pogona barbata (cuvier, 1829) from australia. sporulated oocytes were spherical to subspherical, 25.3 x 25.1 (23-26 x 23-26) microns, with a shape index (length/width) of 1.0 (1.0-1.1). a micropyle, oocyst residuum, ...19957707208
triple infection with agamid adenovirus 1, encephaliton cuniculi-like microsporidium and enteric coccidia in a bearded dragon (pogona vitticeps).a 2-month-old juvenile central bearded dragon was presented for anorexia and cachexia. another specimen from the same cage had died suddenly 2 weeks prior. fecal analysis revealed a high quantity of isospora amphiboluri and a few pinworm eggs. other examinations were not performed and the animal died a few days later despite supportive care. a third individual from the same cage presented with anorexia and a distended cœlom and was euthanized. in this third dragon, histological examination revea ...201627385082
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