Occurence of Diplectanum aequans (Wagener,1857) on the cultured sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758) from the Black Sea of Turkey


Oktener A., Alas A., Solak K.

BULLETIN OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF FISH PATHOLOGISTS, vol.29, no.3, pp.102-103, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : BULLETIN OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF FISH PATHOLOGISTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.102-103

Abstract

This report of Diplectanum aequans (Wagener,1857) (Platyhelminthes, Diplectanidae) was presented for the first time from the gills of Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758) (Perciformes, Moronidae) cultured in the Black Sea of Turkey (Vona Koyu, Ordu, 41 degrees 05' 02 '' N; 37 degrees 47' 04 '' E). Diplectanum aequans was recorded with a prevalence of 100% and 3.45 the mean intensity on host.