A suctorean parasite of Penaeus monodon larvae
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A new disease caused by a suctorean has been observed in tank-spawned and reared P. monodon larvae. Identification of the etiologic agent pointed to Ephelota gemmipara R. Hertwig, a species commonly found to inhabit hydroid colonies.
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Suggested CitationGacutan, R. Q., Llobrera, A. T., Santiago, C. B., Gutierrez, P. J., & Lio, G. (1977). A suctorean parasite of Penaeus monodon larvae.