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Distribution of Ergasilus sp. on the gills of Lamprichthys tanganicanus collected from Lake Tanganyika

Esmari Kilian, Annemarie Avenant-Oldewage
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie | Vol 31, No 1 | a286 | DOI: | © 2012 Esmari Kilian, Annemarie Avenant-Oldewage | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 10 January 2012 | Published: 28 May 2012

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Esmari Kilian, Department of Zoology, South Africa
Annemarie Avenant-Oldewage, Department of Zoology, South Africa

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Ergasilus sarsiwas recorded onLamprichthys tanganicanuscollected inLake Tanganyika. Prevalence was 84.40%and the mean intensity 7.56. Parsites occurrredpredominatly on the distal portion of the second gill arch.


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