A non-invasive morphometric technique is presented which can be used to predict the infection status and the proportion of infected fish weight contributed by parasite tissue in three-spined sticklebacks Gasterosteus aculeatus infected with plerocercoids of Schistocephalus solidus (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea).
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of Fish Biology|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Sept 1997|
- Gasterosteus aculeatus
- Ligula intestinalis
- Schistocephalus solidus
- Three-spined sticklebacks