On the topical problems of species in general and in relation to helminths.


In the light of the present knowledge of species, the author suggests to accept ten features of species and the general definition of species proposed by Zavadsky (1961, 1968), together with the definition by Mayr (1940) characterizing more concretely the species at the level of biparentally reproducing organisms. The definition by Timofeeff-Ressovsky et al… (More)