The susceptibility of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) x brown trout (Salmo trutta L.) hybrids to Gyrodactylus salaris Malmberg and Gyrodactylus derjavini Mikailov.

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Salmo salar and Salmo trutta co-exist in coastal river systems in Europe and produce hybrids with little loss of viability or growth. This report describes the susceptibility of pure full-sibs of S. salar and S. trutta and their reciprocal half-sib hybrids to their respective gyrodactylids, Gyrodactylus salaris and Gyrodactylus derjavini. The pure-bred… (More)

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@article{Bakke1999TheSO, title={The susceptibility of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) x brown trout (Salmo trutta L.) hybrids to Gyrodactylus salaris Malmberg and Gyrodactylus derjavini Mikailov.}, author={Tor A. Bakke and Arnulf Soleng and P. D. Harris}, journal={Parasitology}, year={1999}, volume={119 ( Pt 5)}, pages={467-81} }