Monogenea


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Monogenea

a group of ectoparasitic trematode FLUKES that have only one host and are parasitic on fish and amphibia. They are distinguished from the DIGENEA which have at least two hosts. See also BILHARZIA.
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(2006c) and Martins & Ghiraldelli (2008), and Monogenea according to Paperna & Thurston (1969) and Pariselle & Euzet (1995).
(2016) in gills of butterflies fishes of the Tropical Islands of the Western Pacific, parasitism by monogenea communities of the Dactylogyridae family to occurred with prevalences between 40% and 100% in the analyzed species; members of the family Dactylogyridae are thus present in both freshwater and marine environments.
Hematological parameters of Colossoma macropomum naturally parasitized by Anacanthorus spathulatus (Monogenea: Dactylo-giridae) in fish farm in the Peruvian Amazon.
Population dynamics of Enterogyrus cichlidarum (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalinae) from the stomach of Tilapia spp.
In total, the following 13 metazoan parasite species were found: 2 monogenea (Gyrodactylus proterorhini and Gyrodactylus sp.) 6 digenean metacercariae (Tylodelphys clavata, Diplostomum spathaceum, Apatemon gracilis, Posthodiplostomum sp., Ascocotyle sp., and Echinostoma sp.), 1 cestoda (Bothriocephalus acheilognathi), 3 nematodes (Spiroxys contortus, Eustrongylides excisus, and Contraceacum rudolphii), and 1 arthropoda Ergasilus (sieboldi).
Several authors have studied the spatial distribution of various Monogenea. They have reported some specificity for particular areas of attachment of these parasites by arbitrarily dividing each gill arch into several regions.
From Station 1 (33[degrees]42'42.6"N, 118[degrees]16'59.1"W), off Inner Cabrillo Beach, San Pedro, California, U.S.A.: 10 females (7 with an unidentified species of Udonella Johnston, 1835 (Monogenea) attached to the genital complex) and 4 males (3 with Udonella sp.
Six new species and redescription of two known species of the genus Cornudiscoides Kulkarni, 1969 (Monogenea) from Lucknow U.P.
[13] OHASHI, H.; UMEDA, N.; HIRAZAWA, N.; OZAKI, Y; MIURA, C.; MIURA, T Purification and identification of a glycoprotein that induces the attachment of oncomiracidia of Neobenedenia girellae (Monogenea, Capsalidae).
Hematological parameters of Hoplias malabaricus (Characiformes: Erythrinidae) parasitized by Monogenea in lagoons in Pirassununga, Brazil.