Metazoan parasites of fishes from the Celestun coastal lagoon, Yucatan, Mexico.

@article{SosaMedina2015MetazoanPO,
  title={Metazoan parasites of fishes from the Celestun coastal lagoon, Yucatan, Mexico.},
  author={Trinidad Sosa-Medina and V{\'i}ctor Manuel Vidal-Mart{\'i}nez and Mar{\'i}a Leopoldina Aguirre-Macedo},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2015},
  volume={4007 4},
  pages={
          529-44
        }
}
The aims of this study were to produce a checklist of the metazoan parasites of fishes from the Celestun coastal lagoon and to determine the degree of faunal similarity among the fishes based on the metazoan parasites they share. A checklist was prepared including all available records (1996-2014) of parasites of marine, brackish water and freshwater fishes of the area. All of these data were included in a presence/absence database and used to determine similarity via Jaccard's index. The… Expand
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