Oocyst morphological features for Eimeria spp. from Myanmar goats (characterisation according to Eckert et al. ).
|Eimeria spp.||Oocyst size mean (range) μm||Characteristics|
|E. christenseni||Height = 33.3 (30.5–35.6)||Ellipsoid-ovoid, bi-layered & thick wall, with micropolar cap, broadly elongated, ovoid sporocyst|
|Width = 21.3 (18.1–25.9)|
|E. arloingi||Height = 22.9 (21.2–23.0)||Ellipsoid-ovoid, bi-layered & thick wall, with micropolar cap, elongated ovoid sporocyst|
|Width = 18.5 (17.2–20.1)|
|E. hirci||Height = 20.03 (18.3–22.1)||Roundish oval, bi-layered wall, with micropolar cap, slightly ovoid-round sporocyst|
|Width = 18.6 (16.1–21.3)|