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Plasmodium spp in a blood smear (1,000X) from a gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus). Pigmented gametocytes are present within the cytoplasm of mature and polychromatophilic erythrocytes.
Courtesy of Dr. A. J. Van Wettere.