A mathematical model for predicting the development pattern of the liver fluke,F.hepatica from temperature data is described. The theoretical pattern is compared with the observed pattern. The two patterns are in broad agreement. Some problems are discussed.
- climatic data
- mathematical model
Gettinby, G., Hopecawdery, M. J., & Grainger, J. N. (1974). Forecasting incidence of fascioliasis from climatic data. International Journal of Biometeorology, 18(4), 319-323. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01463722