Hepatocystis brosseti is a species of the genus Hepatocystis.
Species in this genus are parasitic protozoa transmitted by flies of the genus Culicoides and infect mammals.
Hepatocystis brosseti Wikipedia
This species was described in 1977 by Miltgen et al.
This species is found in Makokou, Gabon.
The cysts are found in the liver and spleen. Once mature the schizonts become extracellular, convoluted and filled with abundant colloidal substance. They are of medium size (diameter 250 micrometres).
This species infects Franquet's epauletted fruit bat (Epomops franqueti).