Argulus


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Argulus

a genus in the class Crustacea. Freshwater fish lice which cause cutaneous ulceration leading to secondary infection. They also transmit spring viremia of carp. Heavy infestations cause poor growth and erratic swimming. Includes A. brachiuran.
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1993) reported the similarities between Argulus and Dolops: the first and second antennae and the second maxillae (Fig.
Argulus africanus and Dolops ranarum are opportunists and occur in diverse fish in all major systems of Africa.
Pech, Aguirre-Macedo, Lewis, and Vidal-Martinez (2010) also reported that rainfall influenced the infestation levels by Argulus sp.
Dynamics of a fish ectoparasite population opportunistic parasitism in Argulus japonicus (Branchiura).
from 2002 through 2006, across sites of sympatry (S) and allopatry (A) in the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway LS-S LS-A MA-S AM-A Phylum Arthropods Subphylum Chelicerata Arachnids 1 3 3 2 Subphylum Crustacea Amphipoda 0 0 1 0 Anostraca 0 2 5 89 Argulus 0 0 6 1 Calonoida 0 0 3 0 Conchostraca 2 0 25 9 Cyclopoida 23 0 179 4 Daphnia lumholtzi 67 0 642 417 Daphnia sp.
primelodi Ameriurus melas Gills Bangham & Venard, 1942 Argulus americanus Lepomis Skin Bangham & macrochirus Venard, 1942 A.
Comparative spermatology of a pentastomid, Raillietiella hemidactyli, and a branchiurian crustacean, Argulus foliaceus, with a discussion of pentastomid relationships.
von Intestine, Al 24/D00 Drasche 1882 mesentery, 73/R00 liver, muscle 48/D01 50/D02 CESTODA Parvitaenia cochlearii Liver 4915 Al 24/D00 Coil 1955 73/R00 48/D01 50/D02 24/R02 ACANTHOCEPHALA Neoechinorhynchus Intestine 4920 Au 24/D00 golvani 73/R00 Salgado-Maldonado 48/D01 1978 50/D02 24/R02 CRUSTACEA Argulus sp.