Experimental and natural host specificity of Loma salmonae ( Microsporidia )

  title={Experimental and natural host specificity of Loma salmonae ( Microsporidia )},
  author={Milius Damson}
The microsporidian L o n ~ a salmonae (Putz, Hoffman & Dunbar, 1965) h4orrison & Sprague, 1981 has caused significant gill disease in Pacific salmon Oncorhynchus spp. Host specif~city of the parasite was examined experimentally by per OS challenge of selected salmon~ds and non-salmonids with infective chinook salmon 0, tshawytscha gill material Pink Oncorhynchus gorbuscha and chum salmon 0. keta, brown S a h o trutta and brook trout Salvelinus fontlnalis, and chlnook salmon (controls) were… CONTINUE READING

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