Keys to the Trematoda Volume 1

Publication Year: 2002

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Gibson, David I; Jones, Arlene; Bray, Rodney A.

Publisher: CAB International

ISBN: 978-0-85-199547-2

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This book, in three volumes, presents a detailed revision of the systematics and taxonomy of the platyhelminth class Trematoda, subclasses Aspidogastrea and Digenea, with keys for the identification of these parasites at the superfamily, family, subfamily and generic levels.The trematodes are parasitic worms infecting all vertebrate groups and include families of significance to human and animal health, with considerable economic impact.

Volume 1 covers the subclass Aspidogastrea and order Strigeida, while the second and third volumes will cover the orders Echinostomida and Plagiorchiida.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CAB International
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Gibson, David I; Jones, Arlene; Bray, Rodney A.
ISBN: 978-0-85-199547-2
Animal Sciences
Parasitology and Infectious Diseases
Veterinary Science
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 544
Year: 2002


Keys to the Trematoda Volume 1