A contribution to the study of taxa differentiation in cestode taxonomy

@article{Malhotra1981ACT,
  title={A contribution to the study of taxa differentiation in cestode taxonomy},
  author={S. K. Malhotra and S. Dixit and V. Capoor},
  journal={Proceedings: Animal Sciences},
  year={1981},
  volume={90},
  pages={343-349}
}
A new approach for differentiating between different groups of individuals on the basis of statistical evaluation of pairs of attributes (each member belonging to different group) is proposed. The “polythetic divisive ” classificatory method is employed. The methods discussed may prove helpful in establishing precise interspecific variations as also the variability amongst various higher taxa in cestode taxonomy thus contributing a support in the direction of revision attempts of future workers… Expand
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