n Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie - Beskrywing van aspekte van die patologie van (Crustacea: Copepoda) indiwidue van Tanganjika-meer op die kieue van : referaatopsomming

Volume 32, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0254-3486
  • E-ISSN: 2222-4173



During a recent survey specimens of were found on the gills of . Specimens were fixed intact on the gills and serial sections were made at 5 µm and stained with a trichrome stain. Superficial tissue erosion, fusion of secondary lamella, mucous cell proliferation and Rodlet cells were observed. The prevalence of the parasite was 100% and the number of parasites per host extremely high.

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