Chilodenella | definition of Chilodenella by Medical dictionary
a genus of ciliates in the phylum Ciliophora which occur in fish and amphipods.
Chilodenella cyprini, Chilodenella hexasticha
found in fish; the former causes a serious loss of skin at the gills.
References in periodicals archive
The common protozoan parasites of freshwater fishes are Ichthyophthirius multifiliis Chilodenella
sp Trichodina sp.