Category: Fish Diseases

Dactylogyrus sp. (Diesing, 1850) 1

Dactylogyrus sp. (Diesing, 1850)

Dactylogyrus sp. (Diesing, 1850) Dactylogyrus sp. is one of the biggest genera of Monogenean parasite. It is well known as gill fluke. Body elongated, length 0.287-0.395 mm and width 0.69 – 0.91 mm. They...

Trichodina sp. (Ehrenberg, 1831) 1

Trichodina sp. (Ehrenberg, 1831)

   Trichodina sp. (Ehrenberg, 1831) Trichodina sp. is a Protozoan parasite. Body cup shaped, diameter 17.0— 61.8 µm. Adhesive disc concave diameter 13.7—48.5 µm.. Adoral ciliary spiral 395—400. Free swimming with numerous long cilia...

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HOST FISHES AND THEIR PARASITES 2

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HOST FISHES AND THEIR PARASITES

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HOST FISHES AND THEIR PARASITES    The influence of parasite on its host        Every parasite living in or a fish exerts some degree of harmful influence on its host. This influence...

ISOLATION OF BACTERIA FROM  TILAPIA FISH (Oreochromis nilotica) 0

ISOLATION OF BACTERIA FROM TILAPIA FISH (Oreochromis nilotica)

ISOLATION OF BACTERIA FROM  TILAPIA FISH (O.nilotica) Abstract The present study was conducted to isolate, culture and identification (by gram staining) of bacteria from diseased fish Tilapia (  Oreochromis  niloticus).In the present study, monthly...

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