Lexicon of Parasites and Diseases in Livestock

Lexicon of Parasites and Diseases in Livestock

Including Parasites and Diseases of All Farm and Domestic Animals, Free-Living Wild Fauna, Fishes, Honeybee and Silkworm, and Parasites of Products of Animal Origin

1st Edition - January 1, 1964

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  • Author: Manuel Merino-Rodríguez
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483275291

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Lexicon of Parasites and Diseases in Livestock focuses on the scientific names of parasites and diseases and their equivalents in other languages. The book first offers information on parasitology, including zooparasites of livestock (protozoans, worms, insects, and arachnids) and bacteriology and virology, including pathogenic fungi. The text also elaborates on other diseases comprised of a number of conditions (organic, nutritional, metabolic, and infectious) that must be treated separately. The sections are alphabetically arranged by subsections according to the Latin name of the causal agent or the condition. The entries in the parasitology section are divided into two parts, and both parts will not be always be complete for all the five languages provided. The manuscript also provides alphabetical indexes to the six languages used. The book is a dependable source of data for readers interested in parasites and diseases in livestock.

Table of Contents


  • I.Systematic Part

    Parasitology

    Protozoa

    Platyhelminths

    Nemathelminths

    Annelids

    Arthropods

    1. Insects

    2. Arachnids

    Bacteriology and Virology

    Bacteria

    Actinomycetes

    Spirochetes

    Rickettsias

    Viruses

    Paramycetes

    Fungi

    Other Diseases

    II. Alphabetical Part

    Language Indications

    de German

    el Spanish

    en English

    fr French

    it Italian


Product details

  • No. of pages: 134
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 1964
  • Published: January 1, 1964
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483275291

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Manuel Merino-Rodríguez

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