The gill maggot Salmincola salmoneus as an indicator of repeat spawning in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar.

Abstract

The potential of the gill maggot Salmincola salmoneus for use as an indicator of repeat spawning in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar was studied in adult fish captured during their return migration to the River Alta (n = 659) and River Namsen (n = 540) in Norway. Eighty-eight and 49% of previous spawners identified by scale readings were infected with S… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jfb.12040

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@article{Kusterle2013TheGM, title={The gill maggot Salmincola salmoneus as an indicator of repeat spawning in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar.}, author={S Kusterle and E Halttunen and Eva B. Thorstad and Tor F Naesje and Jorgen Jensen and Alfonso Gallo-Bueno and E Olague and Audun H. Rikardsen}, journal={Journal of fish biology}, year={2013}, volume={82 3}, pages={1068-73} }