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Parasitological studies in organisms found in McMurdo Sound
Entry ID: K012_1973_1978_NZ_1

Abstract: A research programme in parasitology was conducted over several seasons, investigating several different organisms in the McMurdo Sound region. In the 1973-74 season, a study of the parasite burden of individual Weddell seals was conducted and samples for ultra structural studies were collected. Intestines taken from seal pups and their mothers from the Turtle Rock area were examined. Seals were ... View entire text
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Featherston, D.W. Some aspects of the biology of Glandicephalus perfoliatus, (Railliet & Henry, 1912) a Pseudophyllidean cestode found in the bile duct of the Weddell seal Leptonychotes weddelli. MSc thesis, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
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