Abstract

The first hemoflagellate was discovered by Valentine in 1841; two years later Gruby established the genus Trypanosoma for a flagel-late in the blood of frogs, and in 1879 Lewis in India described Try-panosoma lewisi Kent of the rat (Belding, 1965:141).

Degree

MS

College and Department

Plant and Wildlife Sciences

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Date Submitted

1968-08-01

Document Type

Thesis

Handle

http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/1877/Letd112

Keywords

Fleas; Fleas as carriers of disease; Rats

Language

English

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