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Drop in your answers in the comments section -with the diagnosis (species level identification) and based on what criteria is ur identification.
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Plasmodium malariae , based on the size of infected RBCs ( not enlarged) which rules out P.vivax and P.ovale, characteristic band-form trophozoite in the third pic and the geographic location.