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Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde

, Volume 72, Issue 2, pp 265–269 | Cite as

Sperm transfer inEchinococcus (Cestoda: Taeniidae)

  • L. M. Kumaratilake
  • R. C. A. Thompson
  • J. Eckert
  • A. D'. Alessandro
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Sperm Transfer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. M. Kumaratilake
    • 1
  • R. C. A. Thompson
    • 1
  • J. Eckert
    • 2
  • A. D'. Alessandro
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Veterinary Biology School of Verterinary StudiesMurdoch UniversityMurdochAustralia
  2. 2.Institut für Parasitologie der Universität ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  3. 3.Tulane Medical CenterNew OrleansUSA

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