Trypanosoma equiperdum (GCA_001457755.2) Assembly and Gene Annotation
About Trypanosoma equiperdum
Τrypanosoma equiperdum is a species of kinetoplastid parasites
that causes Dourine or covering sickness in horses and other animals in
the family equidae. T. equiperdum is the only trypanosome that is not
spread by an insect vector. T. equiperdum is unique in that its
kinetoplast, the network of connected rings that make up its
mitochondrial DNA, consists of thousands of
" that are identical in sequence.
General information about this species can be found in Wikipedia.