Dactylogyrus Volfi Lucky, 1970 Found on Barbus Tetrazona (Bleeker, 1855) in Bulgaria

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Biology, Department of General and Applied Hydrobiology, BG – 1164 Sofia, Bulgaria


BORISOV, E. V., 2013. Dactylogyrus volfi Lucky, 1970 found on Barbus tetrazona (Bleeker, 1855) in Bulgaria. Bulg. J. Agric. Sci., Supplement 2, 19: 243–245


It has been found a new species for the helmintofauna of ornamental fishes in Bulgaria. There were examed 10 specimens. There are given the parametres of invasion. The measurements are compared with those of holotype, described by Lucky (1970).

Key words: Dactylogyrus volfi, Barbus terazona, monogenetic trematoda, ornamental fishes

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