Protozoan parasites of the cane toad, Bufo marinus in Australia.

@article{Delvinquier1988ProtozoanPO,
  title={Protozoan parasites of the cane toad, Bufo marinus in Australia.},
  author={B. Delvinquier and W. Freeland},
  journal={Australian Journal of Zoology},
  year={1988},
  volume={36},
  pages={301-316}
}
A survey of the protozoan parasites of the introduced South American cane toad, Bufo marinus, was conducted between 1983 and 1984 in Queensland. In all, 267 fully grown specimens, 7 juveniles and 115 tadpoles were checked for blood, cloaca, gall bladder and, for the tadpoles only, skin protozoans, and results are compared with records of the toad's protozoans in South America. Results show that Bufo marinus has not retained any of its native blood protozoans, and that it has introduced species… Expand
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