Parasites Endemic to Local Populations of Rattus norvegicus Berkenhout
biology, parasites, rattus norvegicus Berkenhout, Redlands, ecology, local wildlife
Animal Sciences | Biology | Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Wild Rattus norvegicus Berkenhout were live-trapped at two locations in Redlands and one location in Mentone and were examined for parasites.
Parasites found were the rat hookworm Nippoatrongylus muris Yokogawa, the rat pinworm Syphacia muris Yamaguti, the tapeworms Hymenolepis nana Von Siebold and Hydatigera taeniaeformis Batsch, and the flea Nosopayllus fasciatus Bosc.
Department 1 Awarding Honors Status
Timm, R. M. (1971). Parasites Endemic to Local Populations of Rattus norvegicus Berkenhout (Undergraduate honors thesis, University of Redlands). Retrieved from https://inspire.redlands.edu/cas_honors/453