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Biodiversity of Parasites of Fishes in Gheshlagh (Vahdat) Reservoir, Kurdistan Province, Iran

  title={Biodiversity of Parasites of Fishes in Gheshlagh (Vahdat) Reservoir, Kurdistan Province, Iran},
  author={A. Bozorgnia and M. R. Youssefi and M. Barzegar and S. M. Hosseinifard and S. Ebrahimpour},
  • A. Bozorgnia, M. R. Youssefi, +2 authors S. Ebrahimpour
  • Published 2012
  • Biology
  • 5 Abstract: In this study the ecto- and endoparasites of 150 specimens of native and introduced fishes in Gheshlagh (Vahdat) Reservoir, situated in Kurdistan Province, were investigated. In 12 species of examined fishes, totally 30 kinds of protozoan and metazoan parasites were found. These included Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, Trichodina pediculus, Trichodina perforata, Myxobolus spp. (2 species), Dactylogyrus spp. (12 species), Dogielius molnari, Gyrodactylus sprostonae, Paradiplozoon sp… CONTINUE READING
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