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A phylogenetic study of 10 schistosome genera using approximately 1100 bases of the large subunit of the nuclear ribosomal gene complex revealed 2 major clades. One clade is entirely mammalian and includes the genera Schistosoma and Orientobilharzia. A close examination of relationships in this...

Snyder, S. D.; Loker, E. S.
Journal of Parasitology, 2000, 86, 2, pp 283-288

Fasciolid flukes are among the largest and best known digenetic trematodes and have considerable historical and veterinary significance. Fasciola hepatica is commonly implicated in causing disease in humans. The origins, patterns of diversification, and biogeography of fasciolids are all poorly...

Lotfy, W. M.; Brant, S. V.; DeJong, R. J.; Thanh Hoa Le; Demiaszkiewicz, A.; Rajapakse, R. P. V. J.; Perera, V. B. V. P.; Laursen, J. R.; Loker, E. S.
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Northbrook, USA
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2008, 79, 2, pp 248-255