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- Heins, David C, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Canadian journal of zoology 2000 v.77 no.12 pp. 1967-1974
- Gasterosteus aculeatus; Schistocephalus; eggs; females; fish; hatching; host-parasite relationships; lakes; parasites; parasitism; plerocercoids; spawning; virulence; Alaska
- ... We investigated the relationship between reproduction in the threespine stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) and parasitism by plerocercoids of the cestode Schistocephalus solidus in Walby Lake, Alaska, by quantifying stickleback reproduction and parasite infection using 1655 fish from four samples collected in 1990-1996. Stickleback in Walby Lake largely spawned during May and June as 2-year-olds ...