Henneguya

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Henneguya

a genus of protozoa causing disease in free-living fish. Genus of class Myxosporea, the myxosporids.

Henneguya exilis
causes cysts in the gills of channel catfish and death due to suffocation.
Henneguya zschokkei
causes boil disease in salmonid fishes.
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3:15 SITE SPECIFICITIES OF HENNEGUYA EXILIS IN CHANNEL CATFISH
Each of these samples contained myxospores morphologically resembling Henneguya exilis.