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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Identification of Henneguya zschokkei (Gurley, 1894) (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae) in smoked salmon.