Veterinary Parasitology – A Quick Sight (Useful for: B.V.Sc. & A.H., M.V.Sc., JRF, SRF, NET, ARS and other competitive Examinations)


Author: Ajit Kumar, S. Samantaray

ISBN: 9789384502430

Binding:  Hardback

Pages: 282

Year: 2020

Publisher: AgriBioVet Press


About the Book

“Veterinary Parasitology- A Quick Sight” will be helpful for the under-graduate and post-graduate students of Veterinary Parasitology to acquaint themselves about the knowledge of various aspects of parasites which are useful for the students preparing for competitive examinations like ICAR-JRF, ICAR-SRF, NET, ARS, Central and State Agricultural/Veterinary Universities and various Public Service Commissions. Apart from this, the book will also be helpful for the veterinarians working in different sectors in quick revisiting the clinical aspects of parasites of veterinary importance.

About the Book

Dr. Ajit Kumar working as Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, Bihar Veterinary College, Patna, Bihar Animal Sciences University, Patna. He served as Research Fellow in a NATP Project at Ranchi Veterinary College, Ranchi (Jharkhand) and also as Touring Veterinary Officer in the Animal and Fishery Resources Department, Government of Bihar. He has published 48 Research/Review articles and 54 popular articles. He has given 52 T.V. and Radio talks. He has written chapter in five books and published two books. He has successfully completed one university funded project as Principal Investigator. He has also associated as two AICRP project as Co-PI and also associated with three University funded projects. He has worked as reviewer in National and International Journals. He has got Young Scientist Award and also ICAR-SRF (PGS) award. He has been teaching Veterinary Parasitology since last twelve years. He also served as Officer Incharge, Library and Incharge, Diagnostic Laboratory, VCC and Officer Incharge, Academic Cell, Bihar Veterinary College, Patna.

Dr. S. Samantaray did his B.V.Sc & A.H. form Odisa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar and completed his Master’s and Doctorate from Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. He served Haryana Agricultural University as Asstt. Professor Parasitology and University Professor Parasitology at Bihar Veterinary College, Patna and finally retired as Dean, Bihar Veterinary College, Patna. He has been teaching Veterinary Parasitology for last 35 years.


Foreword v

Preface vii

  1. General Veterinary Parasitology 1
  2. Veterinary Helminthology 10
  3. Class – Trematoda (Flukes)
  4. Class- Eucestoda & Cotyloda (Cestodes)

iii. Class Nematoda (Round worms)

  1. Veterinary Entomology and Acarology 80
  2. Veterinary Protozoology 122
  3. Diagnosis of Parasites 160
  4. Antiparasitic Drugs 164

Questions 184

Matching 258

References Consulted 270

Additional information

Dimensions25 × 15 cm