De Nederlandse bloedzuigers Hirudinea

T.G.N. Dresscher, L.W.G. Higler

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    This publication is a revision of one of the older KNNV publications on the Dutch leeches from 1960. A survey is given of the Dutch Hirudinea and a few species, marked with an asterisk, occurring in the vicinity of the Netherlands. Data are given on taxonomy, biology, ecology, habitat and distribution within and outside the Netherlands for all species considered. Besides an extensive key to all species a simplified key for the common freshwater species is given.
    Original languageDutch
    Place of PublicationHoogwoud
    Number of pages64
    Publication statusPublished - 1982

    Publication series

    NameWetenschappelijke mededelingen K.N.N.V. 154


    • hirudinea
    • hirudo
    • animals
    • identification
    • netherlands

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