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Free Content Some External Parasites of Florida Fishes

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The ectoparasites of 9 species of fish from Florida were identified and 10 new hosts and 12 geographic records were noted. Metacercariae of Digenea encysted in corneas, gills, and fin rays of several hosts and one cestode larva encysted in the gills of a single host were recorded.

Document Type: Short Communication

Publication date: 1978-07-01

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