Accession Number:

AD0669993

Title:

THE HELMINTH FAUNA OF MARINE MAMMALS IN THE LIGHT OF THEIR ECOLOGY AND PHYLOGENY,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

320.0

Abstract:

A review is presented of various parasitic helminths found in marine animals, particularly Cetacea and Pinnipedia. The parasites are discussed in terms of their taxonomy, life cycle, geographic distribution, and ecology.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE