Kudoa alliaria in flesh of Argentinian hoki Macruronus magellanicus (Gadiformes; Merlucciidae).

@article{Whipps2006KudoaAI,
  title={Kudoa alliaria in flesh of Argentinian hoki Macruronus magellanicus (Gadiformes; Merlucciidae).},
  author={Christopher M Whipps and Benjamin K Diggles},
  journal={Diseases of aquatic organisms},
  year={2006},
  volume={69 2-3},
  pages={259-63}
}
Myxozoans of the genus Kudoa are widespread parasites of marine fishes and primarily infect the body musculature of their hosts. Although Kudoa species are not usually associated with host mortality, some do form macroscopic cysts in the tissue and some are associated with post mortem tissue degradation. This is of concern to commercial fisheries as fillets may be unmarketable due to these infections. Because different species of Kudoa have different effects on their hosts, it is important to… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 19 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Kudoa alliaria in Argentina ida : Polychaeta ) as invertebrate hosts

AA Kovaleva, SS Shulman, VN Yakovlev
Folia Parasitol • 1979
View 6 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Parasites of Argentine hake in the Argentine Sea : population and infracommunity structure as evidence for host stock discrimination

NH Sardella, JL Trichinero, EA Manca
J Fish Biol • 2004

Phylogeny of the Multivalvulidae ( Myxozoa : Myxosporea ) based upon comparative rDNA sequence analysis

DJ Whitaker, ML Kent, JA Sakanari
J Parasitol • 2004

Morphological and molecular biological studies on intramuscular Myxobolus spp . of cyprinid fish

Moran JDW, DJ Whitaker, ML Kent
J Fish Dis • 2002

Recent advances in our understanding of the Myxozoa

CM Whipps, ML Kent
J Eukaryot Microbiol • 2001

Two new myxozoan parasites ( Myxosporea , Multivalvulida , Bivalvulida ) from fishes of the Falkland Islands

ML Kent, KB Andree, JL Bartholomew
Acta Parasitol • 2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…