A Veterinary Guide to the Parasites of Reptiles: v. 1 Protozoa (annotated edition)

A Veterinary Guide to the Parasites of Reptiles: v. 1 Protozoa (annotated edition)

By: Steve J. Upton (volume_editor), Susan M. Barnard (volume_editor)Hardback

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This volume is the first in a series covering the diagnosis and treatment of reptilian parasites. Information is presented in annotated outline form for quick reference. Chapters are divided by phyla and include descriptions of recently recognised parasitic protozoa of reptiles; their hosts, host locations and modes of transmission are given, as well as their life cycles when known. The text also includes a chapter on laboratory procedures for the herpetoculturist and a bibliography of approximately 250 references.

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Sarcomastigophora (Amoebo-flagellates); Apicomplexa; Myxozoa; Microspora; Ciliophora (Ciliates); Parasites and Noneukaryotes, Currently or Recently of Uncertain Classification, Known to Infect Reptiles; Laboratory Procedures for the Herpetoculturist. Appendices: Parasiticides Used in the Treatment of Protozoan Infections; Products Mentioned in Text; Summary of Hosts/Parasites Mentioned in Text.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/12/1994
  • ISBN13: 9780894648328
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 164
  • ID: 9780894648328
  • ISBN10: 0894648322
  • edition: annotated edition

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