Herbert, Brett W (1992) A Sanguinicolid Blood Fluke In Sea Bass (Lates Calcarifer Bloch) In Coastal Peninsular Malaysia. Masters thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Cruoricola lates N . Gen . , N . Sp . from the blood vessels of cultured seabass (Lates calcarifer Bloch 1790 ) is described . It is a lanceolate sanguinico lid with a single column of submarginal , ventral spines ; extensive vitellarium ; and X-shaped intestine. The single , lobed testis extends laterally to the caeca. The cirrus lies dorsal to the spherical seminal vesicle . Auxiliary seminal vesicle present. The uterus is post - ovarian , partly situated between the lobe s o f the ovary ; midportion is thick . Cruoricola lates N . Gen . , N. Sp . is found in all sea bass over 15g weight in the type The adults of C. lates primarily inhabit the venous circulation of Lates calcarifer. Eggs were found in t he kidney , liver , ventricle of the heart and gills of all fish examined three months after stocking .
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Subject:||Fishes - Parasites - Biological control - Malaysia|
|Call Number:||FPSS 1992 2|
|Faculty or Institute:||Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science|
|Deposited By:||Mohd Nezeri Mohamad|
|Deposited On:||21 Jul 2011 09:57|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 14:51|
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