Accession Number:

AD0750891

Title:

Selected Topics in Laboratory Animal Medicine. Volume VIII. Parasitology.

Descriptive Note:

Aeromedical Review,

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

The major parasites of laboratory animals are divided into eight groups Insects, arachnids, pentastomes, acanthocephalids, unicellular parasites protozoan, cestodes, trematodes, and nematodes. A broad review is presented of the major characteristics that delineate each of the eight groups of laboratory animal parasites, and examples are cited of some of the more common parasites in each group. A host-parasite list for several species of laboratory animals is included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE