biographical name Gal·ba \ˈgal-bə, ˈgl-\

Definition of GALBA

Servius Sulpicius 3 b.c.–a.d. 69 Rom. emp. (68–69)
Medical Dictionary


noun Gal·ba \ˈgal-bə, ˈgl-\

Medical Definition of GALBA

:  a widely distributed genus of freshwater snails of the family Lymnaeidae that include important Old World hosts of a liver fluke of the genus Fasciola (F. hepatica) and that are sometimes considered indistinguishable from the genus Lymnaea—compare fossaria


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