Uncinaria hamiltoni (Nematoda: Ancylostomatidae) in South American Sea Lions, Otaria flavescens, From Northern Patagonia, Argentina

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Berón-Vera, B.; Crespo, Enrique Alberto; Raga Esteve, Juan Antonio; Pedraza, S. N.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1645/GE-182R
  • Subject: Uncinaria hamiltoni ; Ancylostomatidae ; Sea Lions ; Northern Patagonia, argentina | UNESCO::CIENCIAS DE LA VIDA | UNESCO::CIENCIAS DE LA VIDA::Biología animal (Zoología) ::Parasitología animal
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Thirty-one South American sea lion pups (Otaria flavescens) found dead in Punta León, Argentina, during the summer of 2002, were examined for hookworms (Uncinaria hamiltoni). Parasite parameters were analyzed in 2 locations of the rookery, i.e., a traditional, well-stru... View more
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