Day: July 30, 2020

Fish Flukes: How to Recognise and Treat This Fish Disease

Dactylogyrus and Gyrodactylus are monogenean flukes that inhabit the skin, fins and occasionally the gills of freshwater and marine fish. Unlike Lernaea and leeches (other skin-infesting, worm-like parasites of fish), Gyrodactylus and Dactylogyrus are microscopic. Marine monogenetic trematodes on the other hand are large enough to be seen with the naked eye. They […]