Choice of mate, a reproductive isolating mechanism between Schistosoma intercalatum and S. mansoni in mixed infections.

@article{Tchuent1993ChoiceOM,
  title={Choice of mate, a reproductive isolating mechanism between Schistosoma intercalatum and S. mansoni in mixed infections.},
  author={L-A Tchuem Tchuent{\'e} and Dani{\`e}le Imbert-Establet and Bernard Delay and Joseph Jourdane},
  journal={International journal for parasitology},
  year={1993},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={179-85}
}
In Africa, the two human schistosome parasites, Schistosoma intercalatum and S. mansoni, can be found sympatrically, which poses the problem of the nature of their reproductive isolation. In this paper, experimental studies of mating behaviour in mixed infections in mice were carried out. Simultaneous infections without choice of mate showed an absence of… CONTINUE READING