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Parasitic eggs in ancient coprolites from archeological sites in Puerto Rico
Parasites have accompanied the human species since its origin and through their migrations around the world. Evidence of ancient parasitic diseases has been recovered from ancient human remains since 1910. The present work ...
Metazoan parasites of Groupers (Epinephelinae, Pisces) from Puerto Rico
The subfamily Epinephelinae (Groupers) is a major group of commercially important fishes of the world with 19 species reported from Puerto Rico. The goal of the present study was characterize the diversity of parasites ...
Metazoan parasites of snappers, Lutjanidae (Pisces) from Puerto Rico
A total of 47 species of parasites were collected from 131 specimens of 13 species of fishes of the family Lutjanidae (Pisces). Host specificity was analyzed using the calculated mean intensity from each infection. ...
Composición de tardígrados en el musgo Caymperes palisotti Schwaegrichen sobre seis forofitos (árboles) en la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez
The influence of the phorophytes (trees) Bucida buceras (ucar), Calophyllum brasiliense (Maria tree), Hymenaea courbaril (locust), Mangifera indica (Mango), Veitchia merrillii (palma Manila) , and Swietenia macrophylla ...