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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|Date Deposited:||06 Oct 2010 05:50|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:30|
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