Trichodina colisae (Ciliophora: Trichodinidae): new parasite records for two freshwater fish species farmed in Brazil.

@article{Jernimo2012TrichodinaC,
  title={Trichodina colisae (Ciliophora: Trichodinidae): new parasite records for two freshwater fish species farmed in Brazil.},
  author={Gabriela Tomas Jer{\^o}nimo and Nat{\'a}lia da Costa Marchiori and Santiago Benites de P{\'a}dua and Jos{\'e} Dias Neto and Fabiana Pilarski and M{\'a}rcia Mayumi Ishikawa and Mauricio Martins},
  journal={Revista brasileira de parasitologia veterinaria = Brazilian journal of veterinary parasitology : Orgao Oficial do Colegio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinaria},
  year={2012},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={366-71}
}
Family Trichodinidae comprises ciliate protozoa distributed worldwide; they are considered some of the main parasitological agents infecting cultivated fish. However, the trichodinidae parasitizing important fish species cultured in Brazil are unknown, and more taxonomic studies on this group of parasites are required. This research morphologically… CONTINUE READING