US Fish & Wildlife Service
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This book is intended to serve as a manual for aiding in the identification of the freshwater fish parasites of North America. To this end an extensive key is given for each of the biological groups that have a notable number of fish parasites. In addition to this, there are sections devoted to such topics as: procedures for examining fish for parasites, methods of preserving and preparing parasites for analysis, a check list of parasites of each species of fish, and an extensive bibliographical list of references.
Published by University of California Press on behalf of the American Institute of Biological SciencesStable. Published in BioScience, Vol. 18, No. 4 (Apr., 1968), pp. 345-346