Morphometrics and levels of infections of digeneans in belonid fish species off the coast of Tunisia

@article{Chari2015MorphometricsAL,
  title={Morphometrics and levels of infections of digeneans in belonid fish species off the coast of Tunisia},
  author={Manel Ch{\^a}ari and Hela Derbel and Lass{\^a}d Neifar},
  journal={Journal of Helminthology},
  year={2015},
  volume={90},
  pages={523 - 532}
}
Abstract Three species of belonid fish, Belone belone gracilis Lowe, 1839, Belone svetovidovi Collette & Parin, 1970 and Tylosurus acus imperialis (Rafinesque, 1810), caught off the eastern Tunisian coast were infected with eight species of Digenea. Among these, four species were commonly found in B. b. gracilis and are new host records for B. svetovidovi. They are: Lecithostaphylus retroflexus (Molin, 1859), Tergestia acanthocephala (Stossich, 1887) Stossich, 1899 and Aponurus laguncula Looss… 
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