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Coccidioides immitis

Synonyms: Aleurisma immite; Blastomycoides immitis; Geotrichum immite; Mycoderma immite; Zymonema immitis

Wikipedia Abstract

Coccidioides immitis is a pathogenic fungus that resides in the soil in certain parts of the southwestern United States, northern Mexico, and a few other areas in the Western Hemisphere.
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Parasite of 
Chaetodipus eremicus (eastern desert pocket mouse)[1]
Chaetodipus penicillatus (desert pocket mouse)[2]
Enhydra lutris (Sea Otter)[3]
Lontra canadensis (northern river otter)[3]
Puma concolor (Cougar)[3]
Zalophus californianus (California Sealion)[3]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Chaetodipus eremicus, Stacy J. Mantooth and Troy L. Best, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 768, pp. 1–3 (2005)
2Chaetodipus penicillatus, Stacy J. Mantooth and Troy L. Best, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 767, pp. 1–7 (2005)
3Nunn, C. L., and S. Altizer. 2005. The Global Mammal Parasite Database: An Online Resource for Infectious Disease Records in Wild Primates. Evolutionary Anthroplogy 14:1-2.
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