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Fish parasites: pathobiology and protection.

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This book covers protozoa and metazoan parasites that cause disease and mortality in economically important fishes. All chapters are written by scientists who have considerable experience and expertise on the parasites. The selection of pathogens for inclusion in the book are made by the editors, and it is based on mumerous criteria of aquacultural importance. The book is targetted towards researc...

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Chapter 22 (Page no: 350)

Lepeophtheirus salmonis and Caligus rogercresseyi.

This chapter covers the host range and specificity, morphology, life cycle, physiopathology, parasite-host interactions, role as disease vector and control and prevention (biological control, environmental approach, drug therapy, vaccination and insecticides) of Lepeophtheirus salmonis and Caligus rogercresseyi. The implementation of integrated control strategies is also discussed.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Neoparamoeba perurans. Author(s): Nowak, B. F.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 19) Amyloodinium ocellatum. Author(s): Noga, E. J.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 30) Cryptobia (Trypanoplasma) salmositica. Author(s): Woo, P. T. K.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 55) Ichthyophthirius multifiliis. Author(s): Dickerson, H. W.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 73) Miamiensis avidus and related species. Author(s): Jung SungJu Woo, P. T. K.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 92) Perkinsus marinus and Haplosporidium nelsoni. Author(s): Carnegie, R. B. Burreson, E. M.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 109) Loma salmonae and related species. Author(s): Speare, D. J. Lovy, J.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 131) Myxobolus cerebralis and Ceratomyxa shasta. Author(s): Hallett, S. L. Bartholomew, J. L.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 163) Enteromyxum species. Author(s): Sitjà-Bobadilla, A. Palenzuela, O.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 177) Henneguya ictaluri. Author(s): Pote, L. M. W. Khoo, L. Griffin, M.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 193) Gyrodactylus salaris and Gyrodactylus derjavinoides. Author(s): Buchmann, K.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 209) Pseudodactylogyrus anguillae and Pseudodactylogyrus bini. Author(s): Buchmann, K.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 225) Benedenia seriolae and Neobenedenia species. Author(s): Whittington, I. D.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 245) Heterobothrium okamotoi and Neoheterobothrium hirame. Author(s): Ogawa, K.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 260) Diplostomum spathaceum and related species. Author(s): Karvonen, A.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 270) Sanguinicola inermis and related species. Author(s): Kirk, R. S.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 282) Bothriocephalus acheilognathi. Author(s): Scholz, T. Kuchta, R. Williams, C.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 298) Anisakis species. Author(s): Levsen, A. Berland, B.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 310) Anguillicoloides crassus. Author(s): Lefebvre, F. Fazio, G. Crivelli, A. J.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 327) Argulus foliaceus. Author(s): Møller, O. S.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 337) Lernaea cyprinacea and related species. Author(s): Avenant-Oldewage, A.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Biomedical Sciences, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, C1A 4P3, Canada.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2012
  • ISBN
  • 9781845938062
  • Record Number
  • 20113395277