research product . 2015

Identification of ectoparasites of some ornamental fish, Isfahan Province

Raissy, M.; Mirzapour Ghahfarokhi, M.; Pilevarian, A.;
Open Access Persian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2015
Abstract
The current study was done with the aim of identification of ectoparasites of some aquarium fish including Carassius auratus auratus, Poecilia reticulata, Pterophyllum scalar and Colisa lalia. A total of 140 fish were randomly collected from Isfahan city in 2013, and were transported alive in appropriate condition to Fishery Reserch Center, Islamic Azad University, Shahrekord. Fish were kept in separate aquariums and were individually studied. The obtained results revealed that the studied fish were infested by Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, Trichodina sp., Dactylogyrus anchoratus, Dactylogyrus spiralis, Dactylogyrus sp1, Dactylogyrus sp2, Trianchoratus sp., Ancy...
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free text keywords: Dwarf gourami, Gold fish, Angel fish, Guppy, Parasite, Carassius auratus auratus, Poecilia reticulata, Pterophyllum scalar, Colisa lalia, Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, Trichodina sp., Dactylogyrus spiralis, Trianchoratus sp., Ancyrocephalus pseudorasbora, Gyrodactyrus sp., pseudorasborae, Fish, Identification
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European Marine Science
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