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'(Typus) Vermes (Wurmer), (Classe) Annelides (Ringelwurmer), (Ordnung) Hirudinei - Discophori (Blutegel).' Number 181. Tafel XXIV. Anatomy of the leech.

PUB FISHER Th.G and Co Kassel Germany CRE LEUCKART Dr R PUB NITSCHE Dr This wall chart is from a collection produced by (Karl Georg Friedrich) Rudolf Leuckart (1822 - 1898), the famous German zoologist and parasitologist. Leuckart started his academic career studying medicine at the University of Gottingen but moved into Zoology, studying marine invertebrates and later parasitology. He was a brill…