First record of Tuxophorus caligodes (Siphonostomatoida, Tuxophoridae) in sea-farmed cobia, Rachycentron canadum, in Brazil

The cobia is the only representative of the Rachycentridae family and, because of its zootechnical qualities, production of this fish has been implemented in several countries, such as the United States, Mexico and Brazil. Tuxophorus caligodes is a widespread parasite of marine fish worldwide. For t...

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Publication Date:2012
Main Author: Silva,Ana Carolina da
Other Authors: Moraes,Julieta Rodini Engrácia de, Antonucci,Antonio Mataresio, Shimada,Marina Tie, Takemoto,Ricardo Massato, Engrácia Filho,Jair Rodini, Moraes,Flávio Ruas de
Document type: Article
Language:eng
Published: Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1984-29612012000400015
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