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Nature and Classification of Parasitic Helminths

Parasitology

Helminths

  1. David I. Gibson BSc, PhD, DSc Head of Division

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0192

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Gibson, D. I. 2010. Nature and Classification of Parasitic Helminths. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. The Natural History Museum, Parasitic Worms Division, Department of Zoology, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    General Introduction
  • 2
    Phylum Platyhelminthes
  • 3
    Phylum Nematoda
  • 4
    Phylum Acanthocephala
  • 5
    Note Added by the Editors for this Edition

Keywords:

  • parasitic helminths-nature and classification;
  • heterophyids;
  • nematodes and acanthocephalans-temporary mounts;
  • Pseudophyllidea;
  • Cyclophyllidea;
  • cercarial dermatitis;
  • Echinostomatidae;
  • Fasciolidae Railliet;
  • phylum Nematoda