Vol. 14,No. 4, October 2015
Serranus cabrilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (Perciformes, Serranidae ) a new host record for Nerocila orbigyni (Guérin-Mèneville, 1832) (Isopoda, Cymothoidae)
Description:1- Marine Sciences and Technology Faculty, İskenderun Technical University, 31200 İskenderun-Hatay, Turkey. 2-Department of Hidrobiology, Fisheries Faculty, Ege University, 35100 Bornova-Izmir, Turkey. 3-Provincial Directorate of Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Antakya, Hatay, Turkey *Corresponding author’s email: tahozcan@yahoo.com
Cymothoids are among the largest parasites of fishes in the world. These isopods associate with many commercially important fish species and attach themselves to the body or fins of the fishes (Brusca, 1981).
Author:Özcan T.1*; Kirkim F. 2; Sakalı U.3
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