Temperature and other factors that regulate the composition and intrapopulation densities of Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi (Cestoda) in Gambusia affinis (Pisces).
Salgado-Maldonado (2006) reporto a Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi Yamaguti, 1934 de Guanajuato.
one species of Digenea (72 Allocreadium isoporum), two species of Cestoda (5 Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi, 3 Caryophylleous laticeps), two species of Nematoda (46 Rhabdochona denudata, 7 Contracaecum sp.
In September 2007 and May 2014, the Asian fish tapeworm, Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi Yamaguti,1934 (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidea), was found in populations of the non-native convict cichlid (Archocentrus nigrofasciatus) and mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) collected from the discharge channel of a water treatment plant in Los Angeles County.
was found in the aqueous humor and lens of the eye in both fish species, while Crepidostomum cooperi was observed in the digestive tract and Bothriocephalus
The exotic and highly pathogenic tapeworm Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi has been collected from the intestine of G.
Similar results were described in Cyprinus carpio, infected with Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi , whereas no difference in hematocrit was seen in rainbow trout infested with Lepeophtheirus.
1978 procyonis Biacetabulum Erimyzon sucetta Intestine Bangham & Venard, meridianum 1942 Parasite Host Species Location In/On Host Bothriocephalus
Micopterus salmoides Intestine claviceps Capingens Carpiodes carpio Intestine singularis Corallobothrium Ictalurus anguilla Intestine fimbriatum C.
Salgado-Maldonado G, Pineda-Lopez R (2003) The Asian fish tapeworm Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi: a potential threat to native freshwater fish species in Mexico.
Herein, is provided the first report of the cestode, Bothriocephalus
rarus, from this host.
There are numerous examples of dissemination of helminths of freshwater fish to new zoogeographical regions such as the cestode Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi, monogeneans of the genera Pseudodactylogyrus and Cichlidogyrus and the nematode Anguillicola crassus (Hoffman, 1980; Buchmann et at.
Update on the distribution of invasive Asian tapeworm, Bothriocephalus
acheilognathi, in the U.