D P Barton
Affiliation: James Cook University
- Helminth infracommunities in Litoria genimaculata (Amphibia:Anura) from Birthday Creek, an upland rainforest stream in northern Queensland, AustraliaD P Barton
Zoology Department, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
Int J Parasitol 26:1381-5. 1996..These results support previous studies which indicate that amphibians have depauperate helminth communities...
- Dynamics of natural infections of Rhabdias cf. hylae (Nematoda) in Bufo marinus (Amphibia) in AustraliaD P Barton
School of Biological Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Parasitology 117:505-13. 1998..Changes in parameters of Rh. cf. hylae infection within B. marinus were attributed to seasonal rainfall and its subsequent effect on the behaviour of the toad...
- Ecology of helminth communities in tropical Australian amphibiansD P Barton
Division of Zoology and Tropical Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Int J Parasitol 29:921-6. 1999..Frogs were infected with few helminth species and these occurred at low intensity, indicating, as in Europe and North America, that a depauperate fauna is also characteristic of amphibians in tropical regions...
- Acanthocephalus bufonis (Acanthocephala) from Bufo marinus (Bufonidae: Amphibia) in HawaiiD P Barton
School of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queenland, Australia
Parasite 6:269-72. 1999..Trunk length of both male and female acanthocephalans was significantly related to host length...
- A redescription of the Australian leech Placobdelloides bancrofti with new records of its distributionS A McKenna
School of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland 4811, Australia
J Parasitol 91:117-21. 2005..Clarification of the original description of P. bancrofti is made, correcting the location of the anal pore, and then the taxonomic history of this species is discussed...