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helminthology

 [hel″min-thol´o-je]
the scientific study of parasitic worms.

hel·min·thol·o·gy

(hel'min-thol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of science concerned with worms; especially the branch of zoology and of medicine concerned with intestinal vermiform parasites.
Synonym(s): scolecology
[G. helmins, worm, + logos, study]

helminthology

/hel·min·thol·o·gy/ (hel″min-thol´ah-je) the scientific study of parasitic worms.

helminthology

(hĕl′mĭn-thŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of parasitic worms.

hel′min·thol′o·gist n.

helminthology

[hel′minthol′əjē]
a branch of medicine concerned with parasitic worms.

hel·min·thol·o·gy

(hel'min-thol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of science concerned with worms.
[G. helmins, worm, + logos, study]

helminthology

the study of parasitic worms.

helminthology

the scientific study of parasitic worms.
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National Museum Helminthological Collection or the collection of the Harold W.
Thirty-four muskrats, hunted in 2006-2007, were examined using the method of total helminthological dissection of individual organs.
Given the earlier introduction of the bullfrog to California and the later helminthological surveys (Table 2), it is not possible to determine whether bullfrogs acquired these helminths in California or transported them into the state.
National Museum Helminthological Collection, USDA, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 as follows: Eimeria lineri (USNM 81428); Parapharyngodon cubensis (USNM 81429).