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1 January 1976 A TREMATODE FROM THE ROUND WINDOW OF AN ATLANTIC BOTTLENOSED DOLPHIN'S EAR
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A trematode from the family Nasitrematidae Yamaguti 1951 was found adhered to the round window in the inner ear of a Bottlenosed Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). The possibility that parasites could be responsible for changes in acoustic behavior and hearing loss is discussed.

MURRAY D. DAILEY and SAM H. RIDGWAY "A TREMATODE FROM THE ROUND WINDOW OF AN ATLANTIC BOTTLENOSED DOLPHIN'S EAR ," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 12(1), (1 January 1976). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-12.1.45
Received: 4 April 1975; Published: 1 January 1976
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