Studies on microsporidian infection in Parapenaeopsis stylifera

Jose, Jasmin K (2000) Studies on microsporidian infection in Parapenaeopsis stylifera. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 47 (2). pp. 155-158.



Parapenaeopsis stylifera, infected with microsporidians showed a distinct whitish discolouration in their abdominal musculature. Histopathological and histochemical studies of the infected tissues revealed the presence of microsporidian spores in different stages of development and accumulation of iron respectively.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:microsporidian; Parapenaeopsis stylifera
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:138
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:15 Mar 2010 14:46
Last Modified:15 Mar 2010 14:46

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