Definition of apicomplexan in English:

apicomplexan

adjective

Biology
  • Of or relating to the subphylum or phylum Apicomplexa.

noun

Biology
  • An organism of the subphylum or phylum Apicomplexa.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Taxon. From Apicomplexa + -an.

Pronunciation

apicomplexan

/ˌeɪpɪkəmˈplɛksən/