Lernaeocera branchialis: a potential pathogen to cod ranching.


A study was carried out to determine the effect of Lernaeocera branchialis on Atlantic cod infected in the laboratory and in the field and also to ascertain its effect on cod-ranching. Sixty-four percent (308) of 481 cod acquired infections in the laboratory and 33% (159) of the infected fish died over a 4-yr period. About 74% of the deaths occurred within… (More)


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