Community ecology of the metazoan parasites of grey mullets, Mugil platanus (Osteichthyes: Mugilidae) from the littoral of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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One hundred and fifty specimens of grey mullets, Mugil platanus Günther, collected from the littoral of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, between June 1984 to August 1988, were necropsied to study their infracommunities of metazoan parasites. Twenty-five species of metazoan parasites were collected. One hundred and forty-nine (99.3%) fishes were… (More)

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@article{Knoff1997CommunityEO, title={Community ecology of the metazoan parasites of grey mullets, Mugil platanus (Osteichthyes: Mugilidae) from the littoral of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.}, author={Martina Knoff and Jos{\'e} Luis Luque and Jos{\'e} F. R. Amato}, journal={Revista brasileira de biologia}, year={1997}, volume={57 3}, pages={441-54} }