THE OCCURRENCE OF LEPEOPHTHEIRUS SALMONIS AND CALIGUS CLEMENSI (COPEPODA: CALIGIDAE) ON THREE-SPINE STICKLEBACK GASTEROSTEUS ACULEATUS IN COASTAL BRITISH COLUMBIA

@inproceedings{Jones2006THEOO,
  title={THE OCCURRENCE OF LEPEOPHTHEIRUS SALMONIS AND CALIGUS CLEMENSI (COPEPODA: CALIGIDAE) ON THREE-SPINE STICKLEBACK GASTEROSTEUS ACULEATUS IN COASTAL BRITISH COLUMBIA},
  author={Simon R M Jones and Gina Prosperi-Porta and Eliah Kim and Pauline M. Callow and N. Brent Hargreaves},
  booktitle={The Journal of parasitology},
  year={2006}
}
Infections with sea lice species belonging to Lepeophtheirus and Caligus are reported from examinations of 1,309 three-spine sticklebacks collected in coastal British Columbia. Over 97% of the 19,960 Lepeophtheirus specimens and nearly 96% of the 2,340 Caligus specimens were in the copepodid and chalimus developmental stages. The parasites were identified as Lepeophtheirus salmonis and Caligus clemensi based on morphology of adult stages. Between 1,763 and 1,766 base pairs (bp) of 18S rDNA from… 
The Diversity of Sea Lice (Copepoda: Caligidae) Parasitic on Threespine Stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in Coastal British Columbia
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The threespine stickleback may be a useful sentinel species for the abundance and diversity of the sea lice that are also parasites of wild and farmed salmon in coastal ecosystems in British Columbia.
The Three-spined Stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus Linnaeus 1758, plays a minor role as a host of Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer 1837) in the Gulf of Maine.
The sea louse, Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer 1837), is a significant parasite of farmed salmon throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Management of on-farm louse populations can be improved by
Occurrence of the parasitic copepod Ergasilus labracis on Threespine Sticklebacks from the south coast of Newfoundland.
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Although this parasite has been listed as present in Newfoundland previously, it has a broad host range and has been reported to be pathogenic to farmed salmonids, therefore, its potential impact on wild and farmed fish populations around Newfoundland should not be underestimated.
The settlement and reproductive success of Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer 1837; Copepoda: Caligidae) on atypical hosts
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The reproductive success of Lepeophtheirus salmonis settled on host and non-host fish has been compared and the production of egg strings by L. salmonis females infecting cod, which successfully hatch and moult through to the infective copepodid stage, albeit in small numbers, is discussed in terms of the implications to aquaculture and salmon and cod farming scenarios.
THE ABUNDANCE AND DISTRIBUTION OF LEPEOPHTHEIRUS SALMONIS(COPEPODA: CALIGIDAE) ON PINK (ONCORHYNCHUS GORBUSCHA) ANDCHUM (O. KETA) SALMON IN COASTAL BRITISH COLUMBIA
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A decline in abundance of L. salmonis over the 3 collection periods in each year coincided with an increased percentage of motile developmental stages, and the abundance was lowest on fish collected from zones in which the seawater surface salinity was also lowest.
Pacific and Atlantic Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer, 1838) are allopatric subspecies: Lepeophtheirus salmonis salmonis and L. salmonis oncorhynchi subspecies novo
BackgroundThe salmon louse Lepeophtheirus salmonis is a parasitic copepod that infects salmonids in the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Although considered as a single species, morphological and
Experimental infections with Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Krøyer) on threespine sticklebacks, Gasterosteus aculeatus L., and juvenile Pacific salmon, Oncorhynchus spp.
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The initial prevalence and intensity of infections on chum salmon were higher than those on pink salmon, and declined on both species during louse development, and confirmed previous field observations on the occurrence and development of L. salmonis on threespine sticklebacks.
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