Parasites which alter host behavior

Christian M. Palmers palmers at palmers.co.at
Sun Apr 6 15:58:11 EST 1997


In article <19970405.143015.3318.5.micromark at juno.com>, micromark at juno.com
(Mark Armitage) wrote:

> Dear All,
> Does anyone have any references on parasites which alter intermediate
> host behavior in order to increase chances of predation upon the
> host?

There is  a beautiful experiment by Milinsky, a german ethologist, how
parasites affect  stickleback behavior.

Christian Palmers



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