WWW Virtual Library Parasitological URLS
Parasite Groups

Protozoa

  Acanthamoeba, Naegleria and other amoebae
Diagnosing Medical Parasites Through Coprological Techniques: The Amoebae
Blastocystis hominis
Ceratomyxa shasta Fact SheetPDF file
Ceratomyxa shasta, a Myxosporean Parasite of Salmonids
Chagas Disease
Diagnosing Medical Parasites Through Coprological Techniques: The Ciliates, Coccidia and Microsporidia
Cryptosporidium
Cryptosporidium parvum
Cryptosporidium/Coccidial Research
Cyclospora cayetanensis
The Coccidia of the World (includes images, etc)Huge Resource
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Renal Coccidiosis PDF file
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Intestinal Coccidiosis PDF file
Guide to the Parasitic Dinoflagellates of Crustacea
Entamoeba
Entamoeba histolytica
Diagnosing Medical Parasites Through Coprological Techniques: The Flagellates
Giardia lamblia
GiardiaDB
Giardia life-cycle (cartoon)
The Gregarines: A generic level reviewPDF
Hotel Intestine - Gregarine Information Server
On-Line Gregarine Identification Keys: Gregarines of Nebraska Damselflies
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Haemosporidiosis PDF file
Haplosporidia
Ichthyophthirius multifiliis (White Spot) Infections in Fish
Kudoa thyrsites
International Leishmania Network, ILN
Leishmania Links
Leishmania life-cycle (cartoon)
WHO/TDR Malaria database
Healthline - Malaria Leaning Center
Malaria Nexus
Malaria Foundation International: Global Networking Against Malaria
Medical Ecology: Malaria
Myxozoan Network
Detection of whirling disease (Myxobolus cerebralis) in pepsin-trypisn digest.PDF
Myxosporeans from Different Ecological Groups of Black Sea Fishes
Myxozoan Network
The Spraguea lophii Genome Survey
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Sarcocystis PDF file
Toxoplasma gondii
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Trichomoniasis PDF file
La Maladie du Sommeil (Sleeping Sickness) Major resource on Trypanosomiasis (in French)
The Trypanosoma brucei Genome Project
Immunopathology of the Trypanosoma cruzi Infectious Process
The Trypanosoma cruzi Proteome Classification and Analysis

'Turbellaria'

Paravortex (Rhabdocoela: Graffillidae) in Black Sea bivalves

Monogenea

MonoDB - A web-host for the Monogenea
Black Sea monogeneans
Monogenean parasites in fish
Monogenean classification (Russian)
GyroDb - A home for gyrodactylids on the web
Gyrodactylus researchers and research groups world wide
Gyrodactylus salaris
Gyrodactylus salarisIn Finnish
Octomacrum life-cycle (cartoon)
Polyopisthocotylea clamps
The phylogenetic position of Sundanonchus
Tetraonchus life-cycle (cartoon)
Van Beneden illustration of Udonella
List of Monogeneans in the Collections of the MNHN, Paris
Phylogeny of the Monopisthocotylea and Polyopisthocotylea (Platyhelminthes) inferred from 28S rDNA sequences
Phylogénie des Monogènes (Platyhelminthes): apport des caractères spermatologiques et moléculaires. Thèse, Juin 2000

Aspidogastrea

Aspidogastrea

Digenea

Trematode parasites: what is their genesis? Creationist view
Digenean parasites of jellyfish and ctenophores
Alaria life-cycle (cartoon)
Echinostoma life-cycle (cartoon)
Fasciola Home-page
Fasciola Life-cycle
Digenean Family Haploporidae
Complex life cycles in heterophyid trematodes: structural and developmental design in the Ascocotyle complex of species
Microphallus basodactlyophallus with hyperparasite Urosporidium crescens in crabs
Nanophyetus
WHO: Schistosomiasis
Schistosomiasis fact sheet
WHO/UNDP/World Bank Schistosoma Genome Network
Molecular biology of schistosomes
Schistosome Group, Prague
Schistosomiasis Research Group, University of Cambridge
Geographical Distribution of Schistosomiasis
Schistosoma life-cycle (cartoon)
Bird Schistosomes and Cercarial Dermatitis
Swimmer's Itch
Schistosome Group Prague. Information on bird schistosomes and cercarial dermatitis
Trichobilharzia regenti - neuropathogenic fluke
Abstracts of International Symposium "Diversity among Schistosomes - Perspectives for Control" held at Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Growth Alteration in Snails Infected with Trematodes
Trematode Life Cycles

Cestoda

Amphilinidea
Global Cestode Database
Planetary Biodiversity Inventory: A survey of tapeworms fromt he bowels of the earth
A-Z Guide to Parasitilogy: The Cestodes
Diagnosis of Bothriocephalus acheilognathi (Asian tapeworm) in wild fish populations
Diphyllobothrium
Diphyllobothrium latum Homepage
Diphyllobothrium latum (Seafood Safety)
WHO Informal Working Groups on Echinococcosis (Echinonet)
Echinococcosis or hydatid disease
EchinococcusIncludes animation
Cestoides Marinhos Registrados Para o BrasilList of Brazilian marine cestodes
"Tommi Tapeworm"For children
A mathematical model for the shape of cestode hooks
Parasitology and Cestode Vaccines
Out of Africa: The Origins of the Tapeworms (Taenia)

Nematoda

The Nematodes
NEMBASE2Nematode specific database resource
BINEMA: Biodiversity and Immunology of Nematodes
Nematode Net: Genome Sequencing Center
Common Names of Nematodes
Nematodes of veterinary importance (links)
Nordic Nematology Initiative (NordNem)
Anisakis simplex and related worms
Anisakis simplex (Seafood Safety)
Anisakiasis (Hawaii Department of Health)
Fauna Iberica. Nematoda: AscarididaSpecies list
Ascaris lumbricoides and Trichuris trichiura
Search the Brugia Cluster Database
Caenorhabditis elegans WWW Server
Wormworld: University of California, San FranciscoCaenorhabditis
Caenorhabditis elegans On-line
Camallanus cotti
Plates of "Trichosoma ou Calodium" (Nematoda Capillariinae) from Dujardin (1845)
Heartworm - Dirofilaria
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Heartworm in swans and geese PDF file
Taxonomy of Entomopathogenic Nematodes (U. of Florida)
Eustrongylides Homepage
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Eustrongylidosis PDF file
Eustrongylides (Seafood Safety)
Small Genomes ... at The Blaxter Nematode Genetics Lab ICAPBNecator, Trichuris, Ascaris, Trichinella, Loa & Litomosoides
Filarial Genome Network (FilGenNet)
Onchocerciasis (OnchoNet)
The Onchocerciasis Control Programme in West Africa
BiblioFil - Onchocerciasis and Filariasis Bibliography
Filarial Biology and Pathology
The Blaxter Nematode Genetics Lab at ICAPB
BlaxterLab Nematode Blast Server
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Gizzard worms PDF file
Pseudoterranova decipiens (Seafood Safety)
Search nematode collection in Nat. Hist. Museum, Paris (experimental)
Nematodes of domesticated animals
Classification of Nematodes of Veterinary Importance
Parelaphostrongylus - Meningeal worm
Rhabdias
Morphology and Taxonomy of Entomopathogenic Nematodes
Symbiotic Bacteria of Entomopathogenic nematodes
Steinernema and Heterorhabditis Species
Termite nematode Neosteinernema longicurvicauda
Nematode Identification: Diplogasterida
Nematode Identification: Rhabditida, Rhabditina
Nematode Identification: Rhabditida, Cephalobina
Plant Parastic & Insect Nematode Homepage, U. of Nebraska
Nematode Management Guide (U. of Florida)
The Nematode Family Rhabdiasidae
The Nematode Phylogenetic and Taxonomic Research Homepage
Worm Systematic Resources Network
Nematode Databases (Plant Parasitic)
NEMABASE: Host-Nematode Database (Plant Parasitic)
SCRAMBLE 2.0 - Software for identifying important plant parasitic nematodes using morphometrical data
Knowledge Expectations For Pest Control Advisers: Plant Parasitic Nematodes
Key to freshwater and plant parasitic nematodes
The WWW Virtual Library: Plant Parasitic NematodesLarge Resource http://www.schwekendiek.com/axel/plantparasiticnematodes.html
Plant-parasitic Nematode Information
Molecular identification of plant parasitic nematodes using PCR-RFLP of rDNA ITS
Morphological identification of plant parasitic nematodes
Laboratory of Nematology, Wageningen University
Paul's Bizarre Worm Bazaar, A Selection of Fine Worms
Tylenchida in PolandIn Polish
Toxocara canis
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Tracheal worms PDF file
The Trichinella PageNice!
International Commission on Trichinellosis
Worm Systematic Resource Network (maintained nematode stocks)
Wormwood - A resource for nematode phylogeny

Nematomorpha

Gordiids: Ohio State University Fact Sheet
Horsehair Worms
Phylum Nematomorpha

Acanthocephala

Acanthocephala (Bahram Dezfuli)
Online Zoologists: Phylum Acanthocephala
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Acanthocephaliasis PDF file
Moniliformis clarki
Acanthocephalans and Rotifers Provide Clues for the Study of Evolution of Animal Parasites
The Evolutionary Relationships of Rotifers and Acanthocephalans

Crustacea

Argulus
Guide to the Parasitic Isopods of Crustacea
Sealice control on fish-farms
Sea Lice Fact Sheet
World of Copepods

Insecta/Arachnida

Headlice
Headlice Information
Mange and Myiasis in Livestock
European Union Concerted Action On Lyme Borreliosis
Improvements In The Control Methods For Warble Fly In LivestockOn-line book
Theileriosis in Eastern, Central and Southern AfricaOn-line monograph
Parasitic wasps
The Alder Woodwasp & its Insect Enemies Educational film
External Parasites: Fleas, ticks, mites, lice
Arthrpopod vectors
Liste des Nouveaux Taxa Décrits par le Dr Alex Fain

Hirudinea

Leech Phylogeny & Leech Links
Leeches
Biopharm - Medical leeches
Fileld Manual of Wildlife Diseases: Nasal leeches PDF file
Effect of ale, garlic and soured cream on the appetite of leeches
"Larry Leech"For children

Mesozoa

Dicyemid mesozoans

Microbiology

Micobiology Network
Microbes.info The Microbiology Information Portal
Microbiology Web Sites
The Med Page: MicrobiologiaPortuguese
Microbial Genome Program
Salmonella
About Salmonella
Molecular Systematics and Evolution of Micro-organisms With glossary & links
Glossary of Virology