Composition and structure of helminth communities in eels Anguilla anguilla from Italian coastal lagoons.

@article{Kennedy1997CompositionAS,
  title={Composition and structure of helminth communities in eels Anguilla anguilla from Italian coastal lagoons.},
  author={Clive Russell Kennedy and David Di Cave and Federica Berrilli and Paola Orecchia},
  journal={Journal of helminthology},
  year={1997},
  volume={71 1},
  pages={35-40}
}
The composition and diversity of total and intestinal helminth component and infracommunities were determined in eels Anguilla anguilla from four shallow coastal lagoons near Rome. The lagoons differed principally in respect of their salinity. Only Lake Burano still received an input of freshwater, and both freshwater and marine helminth species were found in eels. In the other three lagoons all helminth species were marine or euryhaline and communities were dominated by digeneans. At component… CONTINUE READING

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