James, D B (1998) On the occurrence of the gastropod parasite Prostilifer sp. on the holothurian Holothuria scabra Jaeger at Tuticorin. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 157 . p. 26.
While collecting brood stock material for hatchrey purpose, sometimes the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra with gall formation was noticed. When a bodywall of such specimen is cut open, a gastropod of the genus Prostilifer was found deeply embeded in the skin.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||gastropod parasite; Prostilifer; Holothuria scabra; Tuticorin|
|Subjects:||Echinoderms > Seacucumber|
Molluscan Fisheries > Gastropods
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|Deposited On:||06 Oct 2010 11:20|
|Last Modified:||06 Oct 2010 11:20|
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