Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 2(1): 115-125, doi: 10.3750/AIP1972.02.1.11
Observations on penetration of Lernaeolophus sultanus (Milne Edwards, 1840) (Lernaeoceridae) in organs of Pneumatophorus colias (Gmelin, 1788)
expand article infoJ. Grabda
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An appearance of Lernaeolophus sultanus (Milne Edwards, 1840) was noted in buccal cavity of Pneumatophorus colias (Gmelin, 1788), originating from Las Palmas (Canary Isl.). Subject of this paper is a penetration of the parasites into eye-socket and nasal cavity and the anatomo-pathological changes associated with an invasion of the parasites.