Sanguinicola

Sanguinicola

a genus of the family Sanguinicolidae, digenetic flukes of the vascular system of freshwater and marine fish.

Sanguinicola inermis, Sanguinicola klamanthensis
found in cyprinid and salmonid fish in which it is a serious pathogen, especially in cultured carp and trout. The gills and kidneys are affected most and mortality may be high.
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Establishment of a new host parasite association between the introduced invasive species Potamopyrgus antipodarum (Smith) (Gastropoda) and Sanguinicola sp.
2003) encontraram quatro espécies de digenea (Crocodilicola pseudostoma, Sanguinicola platyrhynchi, Sphincterodiplostomum sp.