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- Currie, Jaime L.; Woo, Patrick T. K.
- Environmental biology of fishes 2008 v.83 no.3 pp. 355-365
- Cryptobia, etc ; Oncorhynchus mykiss; eggs; females; males; milt; progeny; sexual maturity; spawning; sperm concentration; spermatozoa; trout; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... Sexually matured rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, were experimentally infected with the pathogenic Cryptobia salmositica. Spawning female trout were more susceptible to cryptobiosis than sexually mature males. Most infected females (seven of nine) with eggs died before or shortly after spawning while all (nine) infected males survived the disease. Also, none of the uninfected females died. Male ...