Helminth parasites of six species of anurans from Los Tuxtlas and Catemaco Lake, Veracruz, Mexico

  title={Helminth parasites of six species of anurans from Los Tuxtlas and Catemaco Lake, Veracruz, Mexico},
  author={Stephen R. Goldberg and Charles R. Bursey and Guillermo Salgado-Maldonado and R Mederos Baez and Cristina Caneda},
  journal={Southwestern Naturalist},

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