Prevalence of trematoda metacercariae in Ophiocephalus striatus (murrel/mudfish/dalag) fin muscles from a wet market (Pamilihang Bayan ng Las Pinas) in Las Pinas
Date of Publication
Bachelor of Science in Biology
College of Science
A study was conducted on the fin muscles of Ophiocephalus striatus bought from the Pamilihang Bayan ng Las Pinas, which is a wet market in Las Pinas, Metro Manila. A total of forty fishes, with the weight ranging from 154.00 g.-646.00 g., were analyzed for the presence of metacercariae in the muscles of the base of the fins. All samples were found negative for the presence of metacercariae in the fin muscles.
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Fishes--Infections; Fishes--Parasites; Fishes--Diseases; Muscles; Fins
Katipunan, J. M. (1997). Prevalence of trematoda metacercariae in Ophiocephalus striatus (murrel/mudfish/dalag) fin muscles from a wet market (Pamilihang Bayan ng Las Pinas) in Las Pinas. Retrieved from https://animorepository.dlsu.edu.ph/etd_bachelors/1445