Thelohanellus wangi | n. sp. (Myxozoa, Myxosporea), a new gill parasite of allogynogenetic gibel carp ( Carassius auratus gibelio | Bloch) in China, causing severe gill myxosporidiosis

We describe here a new myxozoan, Thelohanellus wangi n. sp., infecting the allogynogenetic gibel carp, Carassius auratus gibelio(Bloch), in a fry nursery farm in Jiangsu Province, China. Polysporous gray white round or ovoid plasmodia, 500–1,500 μm in size, were found exclusively in the gill filamen...

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Published in:Parasitology Research : Founded as Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde, Vol. 114, No. 1 (2015), p. 37-45
Main Author: Yuan, S.
Other Involved Persons: Xi, W. ; Wang, G. ; Xie, J. ; Zhang, Y.
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Item Description:S. Yuan and B. W. Xi contributed equally to this work.
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