of western slimy salamanders, Plethodon albagula (Caudata: Plethodontidae), from Arkansas.
There are no publications of parasitological studies related to this fish, but only records of endoparasites
of the genus Diplostomum sp.
of the smallmouth salamander, Ambystoma texanum (Caudata: Ambystomatidae) from Dallas County, Texas.
Tharcher (1981) observed that, in general, larvae of digeneans are the most pathogenic endoparasites
, since they often perforate some tissues and organs to reach their site of infection.
The aim of current study was to determine the presence of ectoparasites and endoparasites
in pigeon that congregate around the public squares of lages and to check the pigeon owner to see is there any relationship of common ectoparasites between the man and birds.
A significant increase was noted in mean eosinophil counts that may be due to allergic response to ecto-or endoparasites
(Buddle et al.
We observed six taxa of ectoparasites (Table 1) and nine taxa of endoparasites
(Table 2) from 81 individual swift foxes.
Some pathological effects of endoparasites
on rodents with special reference to the population ecology of microtines.
of the dark-sided salamander, Eurycea longicauda melanopleura, and the cave salamander, Eurycea lucifuga (Caudata: Plethodontidae), from two caves in Arkansas, U.
Many common endoparasites
of reptiles have direct life cycles and can multiply to staggering numbers .
Deworming was done for both ecto and endoparasites
before the start of experiment.
Experimental studies on lead accumulation in the eel-specific endoparasites
Anguillicola crassus (Nematoda) and Paratenuisentis ambiguus (Acanthocephala) as compared with their host, Anguilla angulata.