Author : S Daoud, M

Occurrence of the Anchor worm Lernaea cyrinacea on Cyprinus carpio in Mosul – Iraq

H S Al-Bakry; A H Al-Hamdani; M S Daoud

Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2005, Volume 19, Issue 2, Pages 155-156
DOI: 10.33899/ijvs.2005.46708

Fishes as other animals are infected with endo- and ecto-parasites L. cyrinacea was so far recorded from 23 species of fishes in middle and south of Iraq. The present article deals with the first recorded of L. cyrinacea on the common Carp, in Akrah, Mosul, Iraq.