English   español  
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/20168
Share/Impact:
Statistics
logo share SHARE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE
Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar a otros formatos:
Title

Susceptibility of some species of the genus Helicella Ferussac, 1821 (Gastropoda, Helicidae) to the infection by Dicrocoelium dendriticum (Trematoda)

AuthorsAlunda Rodríguez, Jose María; Manga-González, M. Yolanda
Issue Date1982
PublisherInstitute of Malacology (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
CitationMalacologia 22: 51-54 (1982)
AbstractThree species of the genus Helicella Férussac, 1821 (H. zaratei, H. ordunensis and H. bierzona) have been tested as intermediate hosts of Dicrocoelium dendriticum under experimental conditions. The percentages of egg hatching in the midgut are similar for all three species (86.49, 82.21 and 80.20). In all three species, sporocysts were found during examination 60 days after infection, their size varying between 429.2 m and 58.0 m. According to the results it would seem that H. zaratei is a better intermediate host than the other two species. We discuss the ecological value of the species, with reference to their distribution.
Description4 pages, 2 tables, 2 figures.-- Proc. Seventh International Malacological Congress, Perpignan-Banyuls-sur-Mer, (France) 31 August-7 September 1980. Colloque Pathologie et Parasitologie.
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/20168
ISSN0076-2997
Appears in Collections:(IGM) Artículos
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Show full item record
Review this work
 


WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.