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Trichodina modesta: an exotic ciliate in the Neotropical region parasitizing an unusual host
(Revista Brasileira De Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2015-04-01) [Artigo]
In this study, an important ornamental fish, Betta splendens (Osphronemidae), from three different Brazilian states was examined for parasitic infestations. Smears with parasites were impregnated with silver nitrate or ...
Initial feeding behaviour, eye structure and effect of colours on prey capture rates of Betta splendens larvae
(Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
Basic studies on early morphology and behaviour are necessary to support applied research on larval rearing. Thus, the aim of this study was to analyze the initial feeding behaviour, eye structure and the influence of ...
Parasitic infections in ornamental cichlid fish in the Peruvian Amazon
(Revista Brasileira De Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and seasonal distribution of the main parasite species in Amazonian ornamental cichlids that affect their trade. The study was conducted from August 2007 to September ...