The genus Proteocephalus in the Netherlands.

  title={The genus Proteocephalus in the Netherlands.},
  author={J. Willemse},
  journal={Journal of helminthology},
  volume={43 1},
  • J. Willemse
  • Published 1969
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of helminthology
  • The present paper deals with investigations on the occurrence in Netherlands' fresh water fishes and host specificity of tapeworms belonging to the genus Proteocephalus . The species involved are: P. tetrastomus (Rudoiphi, 1810) in smelt, Osmerus eperlanus . P. longicollis (Zeder, 1800) in smelt, Osmerus eperlanus . P. cernuae (Gmelin, 1790) in pope, Acerina cernua . P. ocellatus (Rudolphi, 1802) in perch, Perca fluviatilis . P. macrocephalus (Creplin, 1825) in eel, Anguilla anguilla . Seasonal… CONTINUE READING
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