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Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 1: Protozoan and Metazoan Infections

Series: Fish Diseases and Disorders Volume: 1

Edited By: PTK Woo

791 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs, SEMs

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Dec 2006 | Edition: 2 | #151421 | ISBN: 0851990150
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £145.00 $177/€163 approx

About this book

As in the first edition, the focus of this second edition is on protozoan and metazoan parasites that cause disease in fish. Significant changes to this second edition include the addition of 3 new chapters and 4 of the original chapters have new authors. All other chapters have been thoroughly updated since the first edition was published in 1995.


Dinoflagellida; Diplomonadida, Kinetoplastida and Amoebida; Myxosporea; Phylum Microspora; Ichthyophthirius multifiliis and Cryptocaryon irritans; Trichodinidae and other Ciliates; Phylum Apicomplexa; Monogenea; Digenea; Cestoidea; Phylum Nematoda; Phylum Acanthocephala; Phylum Arthropoda; Phylum Annelida: Hirudinea as vectors and disease agents; fish-borne parasitic zoonoses; parasitic diseases of shellfish; the Piscine Immune System - innate and acquired ammunity; immunological approaches and techniques.

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