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- Currie, Jaime L. M.; Woo, Patrick T. K.
- Parasitology research 2007 v.101 no.4 pp. 1057-1067
- Cryptobia, etc ; Oncorhynchus mykiss; anemia; eggs; females; heat inactivation; males; mortality; parasitemia; parasites; pathogens; spawning; trout; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Sexually mature rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, were highly susceptible to cryptobiosis caused by Cryptobia salmositica. Spawning female trout were more susceptible (higher parasitaemia and mortality) than sexually mature males. Most infected female trout (seven of nine) with eggs died before or shortly after spawning; however, none of the nine infected sexually matured males or the uninfected ...