Parasitology, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of


Date of this Version

September 2005


This is the complete work; 976 pages long. It can be printed 2 pages per 8.5" x 11" sheet. It is a searchable PDF document. The latest version (10/20/2005)is a smaller PDF file (3.9 Mb) and contains a new "Jump to" contents page where one can "click" to jump to the start of a particular letter.

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An exhaustive dictionary of over 13,000 terms relating to invertebrate zoology, including etymologies, word derivations and taxonomic classification. Entries cover parasitology, nematology, marine invertebrates, insects, and anatomy, biology, and reproductive processes for the following phyla: Acanthocephala, Annelida, Arthropoda, Brachiopoda, Bryozoa, Chaetognatha, Cnidaria, Ctenophora, Echinodermata, Echiura, Entoprocta, Gastrotricha, Gnathostomulida, Kinorhyncha, Loricifera, Mesozoa, Mollusca, Nematoda, Nematomorpha, Nemertea, Onychophora, Pentastoma, Phoronida, Placozoa, Platyhelminthes, Pogonophora, Porifera, Priapula, Rotifera, Sipuncula, and Tardigrada.

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