Systematic Parasitology

, Volume 61, Issue 1, pp 1–46 | Cite as

Synopsis of the species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 (Myxozoa: Myxosporea: Myxobolidae)

  • J. C. Eiras
  • K. Molnár
  • Y. S. Lu


A synopsis of 744 nominal species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 (Myxozoa, Myxosporea, Myxobolidae) is presented. For each species, the relevant morphometric and morphological data are indicated, as well as the host(s), site(s) of infection within the host and type-locality.


Morphological Data Nominal Species 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Abolarin, M.O. 1974Myxobolus tilapiae sp. nov. (Protozoa: Myxosporida) from three species of fresh-water Tilapia in NigeriaJournal of the West African Science Association19109114Google Scholar
  2. Adriano, E.A., Arana, S., Ceccarelli, P.S., Cordeiro, N.S. 2002Light and scanning microscopy of Myxobolus porofilus sp. n. (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae) infecting the visceral cavity of Prochilodus lineatus (Pisces: Characiformes: Prochilodontidae) cultivated in BrazilFolia Parasitologica49259262PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. Akhmerov, A.K. 1954On closely related species of a new myxosporean genusDoklady Akademie Nauk SSR9711011103(In Russian).Google Scholar
  4. Akhmerov, A.K. 1956Parasite fauna of the Amur carp and its epizootiological significanceTrudy Vsesoyuznogo Nauchno-Issledovatel’skogo Instituta Prudovogo Rybnogo Khoyaistva8206218(In Russian).Google Scholar
  5. Akhmerov, A.K. 1960Myxosporidia of fishes of the Amur River BasinRybnoe Khozyaistvo Vnutrikh Vodoemov Latviiskoi SSR5239308(In Russian).Google Scholar
  6. Ali, M.A., Abdel-Baki, A.S., Sakram, T., Entzeroth, R., Abdel-Ghaffar, F. 2003Light and electron microscopic studies of Myxobolus stomum n. sp. (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae) infecting the blackspotted grunt Plectorhynchus gaterinus (Forskal, 1775) in the Red Sea, EgyptParasitology Research91390397CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. Ali, M.A., AL-Rasheid, K.A.S., Sakran, T., Abdel-Baki, A.-A., Abdel-Ghaffar, F.A. 2002Some species of the genus Myxobolus (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) infecting freshwater fish of the River Nile, Egypt, and the impact on their hostsParasitology Research88915PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. Allamuratov, B. 1966New species of parasitic protozoa found in the fish of South-Surkham ReservoirUzbekskoi Biologicheski Zhurnal105860In Russian)Google Scholar
  9. Allamuratov, B. 1967New species of Myxosporidia of Uzbekistan fishesAkademiya Nauk Ukrainskoy RSR. Dopov-idi. Seriya B. Geologiya, Geofizika, Khimiya, ta Biologiya29270273(In Russian)Google Scholar
  10. Allamuratov, B., Iskov, M.P. 1970Several new protozoans parasites of fishes of the River SurkhandaryaUzbekskoi Zoologicheski Zhurnal44346(In Russian)Google Scholar
  11. Aragão, M. 1919Myxobolus lutzi n. sp.Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Ciências3325Google Scholar
  12. Auerbach, M. 1906Ein Myxobolus im Kopke von Gadus aeglefinus LZoologischer Anzeiger30568570Google Scholar
  13. Auerbach, M. 1906Ein neuer Myxobolus im Brachsen (Abramis brama L.). Zoologischer Anzeiger31386391Google Scholar
  14. Awerinzew, S. 1913Myxobolus magnus nov. sp. Zoologischer Anzeiger427576Google Scholar
  15. Azevedo, C., Corral, L., Matos, E. 2002Myxobolus desaequalis n. sp. (Myxozoa, Myxosporea), parasite of the Amazonian freshwater fish, Apteronotus albifrons (Teleostei, Apteronotidae)Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology4485488Google Scholar
  16. Azhurova, M., Pugachev, O.N. 1988Myxobolus montanus n. sp. (Myxobolidae, Myxosporea) from Schizopygopsis stoliczkaiParazitologiya22435436(In Russian)Google Scholar
  17. Bahri, S., Marques, A. 1996Myxosporean parasites of the genus Myxobolus from Mugil cephalus in Ichkeul lagoon, Tunisia: description of two new speciesDiseases of Aquatic Organisms27115122Google Scholar
  18. Bajpai, R.R.N., Kundu, T.K., Haldar, D.P. 1981Observations on Myxosoma magauddi n. sp. (Myxozoa: Myxosomatidae) parasite on the gill filaments of Trichogaster fasciatus BlSchn. Rivista di Parassitologia3343350Google Scholar
  19. Baker, J.R. 1963Three new species of Myxosoma (Protozoa: Myxosporididia) from East African freshwater fishParasitology53285292Google Scholar
  20. Baska, F., Masoumian, M. 1996Myxobolus molnari sp. n. and M. mokhayeri sp. n. (Myxosporea, Myxozoa) infecting a Mesopotamian fish, Capoeta trutta Heckel, 1843Acta Protozoologica35151156Google Scholar
  21. Basu, S., Haldar, D.P. 2002Observations on three new species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 from hybrid carps of West Bengal, IndiaIndian Journal of Environmental and Ecoplanning6629640Google Scholar
  22. Basu, S., Haldar, D.P. 2003Three new species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 from different food fishes of West Bengal, IndiaActa Protozoologica42245251Google Scholar
  23. Bhatt, V.S., Siddiqui, W.A. 1964Four new species of Myxosporidia from the Indian fresh water fish Ophiocephalus punctatus BlochJournal of Protozoology11314316Google Scholar
  24. Bocharova, T.A., Donec, Z.S. 1974New species of myxosporidians (Myxosporidia, Cnidosporidia) from fishes of the Vasyugan BasinParazitologiya87476In RussianGoogle Scholar
  25. Bond, F.F. 1938Cnidosporidia from Fundulus heteroclitus LinTransactions of the American Microscopical Society57107122Google Scholar
  26. Bond, F.F. 1939Myxosporidia from fishes of the genus EsoxJournal of Parasitology25377381Google Scholar
  27. Bonetto, A., Pignalberi, C. 1965Myxobolus paranensis (Protozoa, Myxosporidea), una nueva especie parasita del “Dorado” (Salminus maxillosus)Physis252326Google Scholar
  28. Browne, R.K., Scheltinga, D.M., Pomering, M., Mahony, M. 2001Testicular myxosporidiasis in anurans, with a description of Myxobolus fallax n. sp. Systematic Parasitology5297110Google Scholar
  29. Bykhovskaya-Pavlovskaya, I.E., Gusev, A.V., Dubinina, M.N., Izymova, N.A., Smirnova, T.S., Sokolovskaya, I.L., Shtein, G.A., Shul’man, S.S., Epsthein, V.M. (1962) Key to the parasites of freshwater fish of the USSR. Jerusalem (1964): Israel Program for Scientific Translations, 919 pp. (Russian original: Opredelitel’ parazitov presnovohnyh ryb SSSR. Moscow-Leningrad: Izadtel’stovo Akademii Nauk SSSR, 776 pp.)Google Scholar
  30. Cai, X.H., Wu, B.H. 1985Three new myxosporean species parasitic in fishes from the Cao-e Lake Zhejiang ProvinceActa Zootaxonomica Sinica10229233(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  31. Casal, G., Matos, E., Azevedo, C. 1996Ultrastructural data on the life cycle stages of Myxobolus braziliensis n. sp., parasite of an Amazonian fishEuropean Journal of Protistology32123127Google Scholar
  32. Casal, G., Matos, E., Azevedo, C. 2002Ultrastructural data on the spore of Myxobolus maculatus n. sp. (phylum Myxozoa), parasite from the Amazonian fish Metynnis maculatus (Teleostei)Diseases of Aquatic Organisms51107111PubMedGoogle Scholar
  33. Cellere, E.F., Cordeiro, N.S., Adriano, E.A. 2002Myxobolus absonus sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) parasitizing Pimelodus maculatus (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae), a South American freshwater fishMemórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz977980PubMedGoogle Scholar
  34. Chakravarty, M. 1939Studies on myxosporidia from the fishes of Bengal, with a note on the myxosporidian infection in aquaria fishesArchiv für Protistenkunde92161178Google Scholar
  35. Chakravarty, M. 1943Studies on myxosporidia from the common food fishes of BengalProceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences182135Google Scholar
  36. Chakravarty, M., Basu, M.S. 1948Observations on some myxosporidians parasitic in fishes, with an account of nuclear cycles in one of themProceedings of the Zoological Society of Bengal12333Google Scholar
  37. Chaudhuri, S.R., Chakravarty, M. 1970Studies on myxosporidia (Protozoa, Sporozoa) from the food fishes of Bengal. IThree new species from Ophiocephalus punctatus Bloch. Acta Protozoologica8167173Google Scholar
  38. Chen, Q.L 1973An illustrated guide to the fish diseases and causative pathogenic fauna and flora in the Hubei ProvinceScience PressBeijing6187(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  39. Chen, Q.L., Hsieh, X.R. 1960Studies on sporozoa from the freshwater fishes Ophiocephalus maculatus and O. argus of ChinaActa Hydrobiologica Sinica2171196(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  40. Chen, Q.L., Ma, C.L. 1998Myxozoa, MyxosporeaScience PressFauna Sinica. Beijing292528(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  41. Chernova, T.N. 1970New species of mucous sporozoans (Myxosporidia) of fish in some reservoirs of western GeorgiaVestnik Zoologii26064(In Russian)Google Scholar
  42. Cone, D.K., Horner, R.W., Hoffman, G.L. 1990Description of Myxobolus corneus (Myxosporea): a new species from the eyes of Bluegill from IllinoisJournal of the Aquatic Animal Health2132134CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  43. Cone, D.K., Anderson, R.C. 1977Myxosporidan parasites of pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus L.) from OntarioJournal of Parasitology63657666PubMedGoogle Scholar
  44. Cone, D.K., Overstreet, R. 1997Myxobolus mississipiensis n. sp. (Myxosporea) from gills of Lepomis macrochirus in MississippiJournal of Parasitology83122124PubMedGoogle Scholar
  45. Cone, D.K., Overstreet, R.M. 1998Species of Myxobolus (Myxozoa) from the bulbus arteriosus of centrarchid fishes in North America, with a description of two new speciesJournal of Parasitology84371374PubMedGoogle Scholar
  46. Cone, D.K., Raesly, R.L. 1995Redescription of Myxobolus rhinichthidis (Myxosporea) parasitizing Rhinichthys cataractae, with a revised taxonomic list of species of Myxobolus known from North American freshwater fishesCanadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences52712Google Scholar
  47. Cone, D.K., Stickel, R.G., Eck, G.W., Muzzall, P.M. 1996Myxobolus cognati n. sp. (Myxosporea) from the opercular integument of Cottus cognatus (Cottidae) in Lake MichiganJournal of Parasitology82137139PubMedGoogle Scholar
  48. Daniyarov, M.R. 1975New species of the genus Myxobolus (Myxosporidia, Bivalvulea) of fish from Kafirnigan River Basin and Chilu-Char Chashma Springs (Tadzhik SSR)Doklady Akademii Nauk Tadzhikskoi SSR186768(In Russian)Google Scholar
  49. Davis, H.S. 1917Myxosporidia of the Beaufort, a systematic and biology studyBulletin of the United States Bureau of Fisheries35201243Google Scholar
  50. Davis, H.S. 1923Studies on sporulation and development of the cysts in a new species of myxosporidia, Lentospora ovalisJournal of Morphology37425455CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  51. Davis, H.S. 1947Studies of the protozoan parasites of fresh-water fishesFisheries Bulletin, United States Fish and Wildlife Service41129Google Scholar
  52. Desser, S.S. 1993Myxobolus lii nom. nov.: a replacement for M. gibbosus Li and Desser, 1985 (Myxosporea: Myxozoa), preoccupiedCanadian Journal of Zoology711461Google Scholar
  53. Dogel, V.A., Bogolepova, I.I. 1957Parasitic fauna of Lake Baikal fishesTrudy Baikalskoi Limnologicheskoi Stantsii, Akademiya Nauk SSR Vostochno-Sibirski Filial15427464(In Russian)Google Scholar
  54. Donec, Z.S. 1962New species of Myxosporidia of the River DnieprDopovidi Akademii Nauk Ukrajn’skoi RSR5676680(In Russian)Google Scholar
  55. Donec Z.S. (1984) in Shulman, S.S. (Ed.) Parasitic Protozoa. In: Bauer, O.N. (Ed.) Key to parasites of freshwater fish of the USSR. Leningrad: “Nauka”, Vol. 1, 426 pp (In Russian)Google Scholar
  56. Donec, Z.S., Vartanyan, L.K., Mkrtchyan, Z.A. 1973A new species of myxosporidia (Myxosporidia: Cnidosporidia) from the muscles of the troutBiologicheski Zhurnal Armenii268487(In Russian)Google Scholar
  57. Dyková, I., Fiala, I., Nie, P. 2002Myxobolus lentisuturalis sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae), a new muscle-infecting species from the Prussian carp, Carassius gibelio from ChinaFolia Parasitologica49253258PubMedGoogle Scholar
  58. Dzhalilov, U.D., Ashurova, M. 1971New species of Myxosporidia of fishes from the River PanjDoklady Akademii Nauk Tadzhikskoi SSR147071(In Russian)Google Scholar
  59. Dzhalilov, U.D., Daniyarov, M.R. 1975A new species of the genus Myxobolus (Myxosporidia: Bivalvulea) of fish from the Kafirnigan River Basin and Chilu-Char Chashma Springs (Tadzhik SSR)Doklady Akademii Nauk Tadzhikskoi SSR186869(In Russian)Google Scholar
  60. Egusa, S. 1985Myxobolus buri sp. n. (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) parasitic in the brain of Seriola quinqueradiata Temminck et SchlegelFish Pathology19239244Google Scholar
  61. Egusa, S., Maeno, Y., Sorimachi, M. 1990A new species of Myxozoa, Myxobolus episquamalis sp. nov. infecting the scales of the mullet, Mugil cephalus LFish Pathology258791Google Scholar
  62. Eiras, J.C., D’Souza, J. 2004Myxobolus goensis n. sp. (Myxozoa, Myxosporea, Myxobolidae), a parasite of the gills of Mugil cephalus (Osteichthyes, Mugilidae) from Goa, IndiaParasite11243248PubMedGoogle Scholar
  63. El-Matbouli, M., Hoffman, R. 1987Eine neue Myxobolus-Art (Myxozoa, Myxobolidae) im Zentralnervensystem der Koppe (Cottus gobio)Verhandlugen der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft80191Google Scholar
  64. Ewers, W.W. 1973Myxobolus chimbuensis n. sp. (Family: Myxobolidae; Cnidosporidia; Protozoa) from the testes of the hylid frog Litoria darlingtoni, from New GuineaScience in New Guinea11619Google Scholar
  65. Fahmy, M.A., Mandour, A.M., El-Naffar, M.K. 1971Myxobolus niloticus n. sp. in the fish Labeo niloticus from the River Nile of AssiutJournal of the Egyptian Society for Parasitology103946Google Scholar
  66. Fall, M., Fomena, A., Kosto, B., Diebakate, C., Faye, N., Toguebaye, B.S. 2000Myxosporidian (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) parasites of cichlid fishes from Cameroon, Senegal and Chad with a description of two new speciesAnnales des Sciences Naturelles–Zoologie et Biologie Animale218192CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  67. Fall, M., Kpatcha, K.P., Diebakate, C., Faye, N., Toguebaye, B.S. 1997Observations sur des Myxosporidies (Myxozoa) du genre Myxobolus parasites de Mugil cephalus (Poisson, Téléostéen) du SénégalParasite2173180Google Scholar
  68. Fantham, H.B. 1930Some parasitic protozoa found in South Africa. 13.South African Journal of Science27376390Google Scholar
  69. Fantham, H.B., Porter, A., Richardson, L.R. 1939Some new myxosporidia found in certain freshwater fishes in Quebec Province, CanadaParasitology31177Google Scholar
  70. Fantham, H.B., Porter, A., Richardson, L.R. 1940Some more myxosporidia observed in Canadian fishesParasitology32333353Google Scholar
  71. Faye, N., Kpatcha, T.K., Diebakate, C., Fall, M., Toguebaye, B.S. 1999Gill infections due to myxosporean (Myxozoa) parasites in fishes from Senegal with description of Myxobolus hani sp. n.Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists191416Google Scholar
  72. Feng, S.J., Wang, J.G. 1990Four new species of myxosporidia from the freshwater fishes in Danjiangkou reservoirActa Hydrobiologica Sinica146874(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  73. Fish, F.F. 1938Notes on Myxobolus inornatus, n. sp., a myxosporidian parasitic in the black bass (Huro floridana, Le Sueur)Transactions of the American Fisheries Society68173177Google Scholar
  74. Fomena, A., Abakar-Ousman Ngassam, P., Bouix, G. 2004Description de trois espèces nouvelles de Myxosporidies (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) parasites de Citharinus citharus (Geofroy Saint Hilaire, 1809) (Citharinidae) au Tchad (Afrique Centrale)Parasite118388PubMedGoogle Scholar
  75. Fomena, A., Bouix, G. 1994New myxosporidea species (Myxozoa) from freshwater teleosts in southern Cameroon (Central Africa)Journal of African Zoology108481491Google Scholar
  76. Fomena, A., Bouix, G. 1997Myxosporea (Protozoa: Myxozoa) of freshwater fishes in Africa: keys to genera and speciesSystematic Parasitology37161178CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  77. Fomena, A., Bouix, G. 2000Henneguya mbakouensis sp. nov., Myxobolus nounensis sp. nov. and M. hydrocini Kostoingue & Toguebaye, 1994, Myxosporea (Myxozoa) parasites of Centropomidae, Cichlidae and Characidae (Teleosts) of the Sanaga basin in Cameroon (Central Africa)Parasite7209214PubMedGoogle Scholar
  78. Fomena A., Bouix G., Birgi E. (1984–85). Contribution à l’étude des myxosporidies des poissons d’eau douce du Cameroun. III. Espèces nouvelles du genre Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882. Bulletin de l’Institut Fondamentale de l’Afrique Noire, sér. A, 46, 169–192Google Scholar
  79. Fomena, A., Marques, A., Bouix, G. 1993Myxosporidea (Myxozoa) of Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus 1757) (Teleost Cichlidae) in fish-farming pools at Melen (Yaoundé, Cameroon, Central Africa)Journal of African Zoology1974556Google Scholar
  80. Fomena, A., Marques, A., Bouix, G., Njine, T. 1994Myxobolus bilongi n. sp., Thelohanellus assambai n. sp. et Thelohanellus sanagaensis n. sp., myxosporidies parasites de Labeo sp. (Téléostéen Cyprinidae) du bassin de la Sanaga au Cameroun (Afrique Centrale)Annalles de la Faculté des Sciences de Yaoundé3131142Google Scholar
  81. Frey, K.J., Cone, D.K., Duobinis-Gray, L.F. 1998Myxobolus petenensis n. sp. (Myxosporea) from the circumorbital integument of Dorosoma petenense (Clupeidae) in Kentucky LakeJournal of Parasitology8412041206PubMedGoogle Scholar
  82. Fujita, T. 1912Notes on new sporozoan parasites of fishesZoologischer Anzeiger39259262Google Scholar
  83. Fujita, T. 1924Studies on myxosporidian infection of the crucian carpJapanese Journal of Zoology14557Google Scholar
  84. Fujita, T. 1927Studies on myxosporidia of Japan. 5. On myxosporidia in fishes of Lake BiwaJournal of the College of Agriculture. Hokkaido Imperial University, Sappora26229247Google Scholar
  85. Fujita, T. 1929The skin-disease of the eelAnnotationes Zoologicae Japonenis12245250Google Scholar
  86. Gaevskaya, AV.,  et al. 1975Key to parasites of vertebrates in the Black and Azov Seas (parasitic invertebrates of fish, fish-eating birds and marine mammals)KievNaukova Dumka551(In Russian)Google Scholar
  87. Gasimagomedov, A.A. 1970New species of myxosporea in the fishes of the Caspian SeaSbornik Nauchnykh Soobshchenii Kafedry Fiziologii Cheloveka i Zhivomykh Respubliki Dagestan. Makkachkala47276(In Russian)Google Scholar
  88. Georgevich, J. 1950Contribution à l’étude des myxosporidies des poissons du Lac OchridBulletin de l’Académie Serbe des Sciences. Classe des Sciences Mathematiques et Naturelles15561Google Scholar
  89. Ghittino, P. 1962Lentosporiasi branchiale in cavedani (Leuciscus cephalus cabeda) pescati nelle acque del bacino del Po in PiemonteRivista di Parassitologia23241248Google Scholar
  90. Gioia, I., Cordeiro, N.S. 1996Brazilian myxosporidians’ check-listActa Protozoologica35137149Google Scholar
  91. Gogebashvili, I.V. 1966Parasitic protozoans of fish in the Kura River (within the boundaries of Georgia)Soobshcheniya Akademii Nauk Gruzinskoi SSR43465472(In Russian)Google Scholar
  92. Gonzalez-Lanza, M.C., Alvarez-Pellitero, M.P. 1984Myxobolus farionis n. sp. and M. ibericus n. sp. of Salmo trutta f. fario from the Duero basin (NW Spain)Description and population dynamics. Angewandte Parasitologie25181189Google Scholar
  93. Gonzalez-Lanza, M.C., Alvarez-Pellitero, M.P. 1985Myxobolus spp. of various cyprinids from the river Esla (Léon, NW Spain)Description and population dynamics. Angewandte Parasitologie267183Google Scholar
  94. Gorbunova, M. 1936Changes in the parasitic fauna of pike and roach according to their ageUchennye Zapiski Leningradskogo Ordena Lenina Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta.No. 7 (Biol. Ser.)Fasc. 3. Problems of ecological parasitology530(In Russian)Google Scholar
  95. Grinham, T., Cone, D.K. 1990A review of species of Myxobolus (Myxosporea) parasitizing catostomid fishes, with a redescription of Myxobolus bibullatus (Kudo, 1934) n. comb. and description of Myxobolus lamellus n. sp. from Catostomus commersoni in Nova ScotiaCanadian Journal of Zoology6822902298Google Scholar
  96. Guilford, H.G. 1963New species of Myxosporidia found in percid fishes from Green Bay (Lake Michigan)Journal of Parasitology49474478Google Scholar
  97. Guilford, .H.G. 1963New species of myxosporidia from Green Bay (Lake Michigan)Transactions of the American Microscopical Society84566573Google Scholar
  98. Guilford, H.G. 1967Myxosoma pendula n. sp. (Protozoa, Myxosporida) from the creek chub Semotilus atromaculatusJournal of Protozoology14196198PubMedGoogle Scholar
  99. Guimarães, J.R.A., Bergamin, F. 1938Sobre um novo myxosporideo parasito de peixe de água doceMyxobolus kudoi sp. n. Revista de Indústria Animal16567Google Scholar
  100. Gurley, M.D. 1893On the classification of the myxosporidia, a group of protozoa parasites infecting fishesBulletin of the United States Fish Commission11407420Google Scholar
  101. Guyénot, E., Naville, A. 1922Sur une Myxosporidie (Myxobolus ranae n. sp.) et une Microsporidie parasites de Rana temporariaRevue Suisse de Zoologie29413425Google Scholar
  102. Ha, K.Y. 1971Some myxosporidians of freshwater fishes of the North VietnamActa Protozoologica8283298Google Scholar
  103. Hagargi S.S., Amoji S.D. (1981) Myxosoma karnatakae, n. sp. (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) from the caudal muscles of fresh water teleost fish Barbus chola (Ham. et Buch.). Archiv für Protistenkunde, 124, 385–390Google Scholar
  104. Haldar, D.P., Das, M.K., Sharma, B.K. 1983Studies on protozoan parasites from fishesFour new species of the genera Henneguya Thélohan, 1892 Thelohanellus Kudo, 1933, and Myxobolus B uumltschli, 1892 Archive fuumlr Protistenkunde127283296Google Scholar
  105. Haldar, D.P., Mukherjee, M., Kundu, T.K. 1981Observations on two new species of Myxosoma Thélohan, 1892 (Myxozoa: Myxosomatidae) from freshwater fishesArchiv für Protistenkunde124244251Google Scholar
  106. Haldar, D.P., Samal, K.K., Mukhopadhyaya, D. 1996Studies on the protozoan parasites of fishes in Orissa: eight species of Myxobolus Bütschli (Myxozoa: Bivalvulida)Journal of the Bengal Natural History Society16324Google Scholar
  107. Herrick, J.A. 1936Two new species of Myxobolus from fishes of Lake ErieTransactions of the American Microscopical Society55194198Google Scholar
  108. Herrick, J.A. 1941Some myxosporidian parasites of Lake Erie fishesTransactions of the American Microscopical Society60163170Google Scholar
  109. Hine, P.M. 1977Myxobolus iucundus n. sp. (Sporozoa: Myxosporidea) parasitic in Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns, 1842) in New ZealandJournal of the Royal Society of New Zealand7157161Google Scholar
  110. Hoffman, G.L., Putz, R.E., Dunbar, C.E. 1965Studies on Myxosoma cartilaginis n. sp. (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) of centrarchid fish and a synopsis of the Myxosoma of North American freshwater fishesJournal of Protozoology12319332Google Scholar
  111. Hoshina, T. 1949On a new myxosporidian parasite of the genus Myxosoma, M. salmonis n. sp., infecting on the scales of the dog salmonSeibutsu4106109Google Scholar
  112. Hoshina, T. 1952Notes on some myxosporidian parasites on fishes of JapanJournal of the Tokyo University of Fisheries396889Google Scholar
  113. Hoshina, T. 1953On a new myxosporidian parasite, Myxobolus dermatobius n. sp., parasitic in the integument of Cyprinus carpio LJournal of the Tokyo University of Fisheries39209213Google Scholar
  114. Hsieh, X.R., Gong, X.N., Xiao, W.H. 1993Descriptions of a new model of myxosporean sporogenesis and a new speciesTransactions of Researches on Fish Diseases17782(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  115. Hu, J.L. 1965Preliminary study on the myxosporidians parasitic’fishes from four lakes in the South Shandong ProvinceJournal of Fisheries of China24566(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  116. Ibragimov, S.R. 1977New myxosporidian species of the genus Myxobolus (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) from barbels of the River Leukoranchai (AzerbSSR). Parazitologiya11537538(In Russian)Google Scholar
  117. Iglesias, R., Paramá, A., Alvarez, F., Leiro, J., Sanmartín, M.L. 2001Myxobolid parasites infecting the gills of the Iberian nase, Chondrostoma polylepis (Steindachner), in Galicia (NW Spain), with a description of Myxobolus gallaicus sp. novJournal of Fish Diseases24125134CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  118. Inoue, K., Hoshina, T. 1983Myxosoma gnathopogonae sp. nov. (Myxosporea, Bivalvulida) found in the cutis of the roach Gnathopogon elongatus caerulescensJapanese Journal of Parasitology32371378Google Scholar
  119. Iskow, M.P., Karataev, A.K. 1982Myxobolus percarinae sp. n. (Myxosporidia) – a new myxosporean from pontic percarina (Percarina demidoffi)Vestnik Zoologii137274(In Russian)Google Scholar
  120. Ishii, S. 1915Lentospora parasitic in the skin of the japanese eelZoological Magazine (Tokyo)27471474Google Scholar
  121. Ishizaki, H. 1957Notes on two myxosporidian parasites of the fishBulletin of the Fukuoka Gakugei University7107112Google Scholar
  122. Iversen, E.S. 1954A new myxosporidian, Myxosoma squamalis, parasite of some salmonoid fishesJournal of Parasitology40397404PubMedGoogle Scholar
  123. Iversen, E.S., Chitty, N., Van Meter, N. 1971Some Myxosporida from marine fishes in South FloridaJournal of Protozoology188286Google Scholar
  124. Jaczó I (1940) Vizsgálatok a Balaton halainak Myxosporidian. I. Magyar Biológiai Kutató Intézet Munkái, 12, 227–290.Google Scholar
  125. Jayasri M. (1982) Morphology and pathology of Myxobolus sophorae n. sp. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Parasitology, 3, 1–3.Google Scholar
  126. Johnston, T.H., Bancroft, M.J. 1918A parasite, Myxobolus hylae sp. nov. of the reproductive organs of the golden swamp frog, Hyla aureaAustralian Zoology1171175Google Scholar
  127. Johnston, T.H., Bancroft, M.J. 1919Some new sporozoon parasites of Queensland freshwater fishJournal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales52520528Google Scholar
  128. Kardousha, M., El-Tantawy, S. 2002First record of microsporeans and myxosporeans (protozoa) infecting some Arabian Gulf fish off the coasts of the Emirates and Qatar with description of Myxobolus arabicus n.sp.Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research201824Google Scholar
  129. Kabré, G.B., Sakiti, N.G., Marques, A., Sawadogo, L. 1995Myxobolus comoei sp. n. et Myxobolus burkinei n. sp., nouvelles myxosporidies histozoiques chez deux teléostéens, Clarias anguillaris et Labeo coubie, capturés dans les pêcheries du Burkina Faso (Afrique de L’Ouest)Bulletin de l’Institut Fondamentale de l’Afrique Noire, Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, sér. A4484955Google Scholar
  130. Kalantan, A.M.N., Arfin, M. 1991Studies on Myxobolus garrai sp. n. (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) parasitizing Garra tibanica in Saudi-ArabiaZoologischer Anzeiger226261266Google Scholar
  131. Kalavati, C., Brickle, P., Mackenzie, K. 2000Two new species of myxozoan parasites (Myxosporea, Multivalvulida, Bivalvulida) from fishes of the Falkland IslandsActa Parasitologica45285288Google Scholar
  132. Kalavati, C., Narasimhamurti, C.C. 1984A myxosporidian, Rudicapsula esomi n. gen., n. sp., from the freshwater fish Esomus spZeitschrift für Parasitenkunde702127CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  133. Kalavati, C., Sandeep, B.V., Narasimhamurti, C.C. 1981Two new species of myxosporidians, Myxosoma channai n. sp. and Myxobolus tripathii n. sp., from fresh water fishes of Andhra PradeshProceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences (Animal Science)90678Google Scholar
  134. Kandilov, N.K. 1963New species of myxosporidia occurring in Varicorhinus capoeta of the River Kura basinIzvestiya Akademii Nauk Azerbaidzhanskoi SSR. Seriya Biologicheskikh i Meditsinskikh Nauk67576(In Russian)Google Scholar
  135. Kashkovskii, V.V., Razmashkin, D.A., Skripchenko, E.G. 1974Diseases and parasites of fishes in Siberian and Ural fisheriesSredne-Uralskoe IzdatelstvoSverdlovsk160(In Russian)Google Scholar
  136. Kazubski, S.L., El-Tantawy, S.A.M. 1989Myxobolus warniakensis sp. n. (Myxosporidia, Bivalvulea, Myxobolidae) new parasite of Lota lota from Lake Warniak (Mazurian Lakeland, Poland)Acta Parasitologica Polonica34199202Google Scholar
  137. Kent, M.L., Hoffman, G.L. 1984Two new species of Myxozoa, Myxobolus inaequus sp. n. and Henneguya theca sp. n. from the brain of a South American knife fish, Eigemannia virescens (V.)Journal of Protozoology319194PubMedGoogle Scholar
  138. Klokacheva, S. 1914Über di Myxosporidien der KarauscheZoologischer Anzeiger44182186Google Scholar
  139. Konovalov, S.M. 1967On certain peculiarities of parasite fauna of pike from the Penzhina RiverParazitologiya1539546(In Russian)Google Scholar
  140. Kostarev, G.F., Kulemina, I.V. 1971A new species of Myxobolus in fishVestnik Leningradskogo Universita, Seriya Biologii9145146(In Russian)Google Scholar
  141. Kosto, B., Toguebaye, B.S. 1944Le genre Myxobolus (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) chez les poissons d’eau douce du Tchad avec la description de trois nouvelles espècesBulletin de l’Institut fondamentale de l’Afrique Noire476371Google Scholar
  142. Kpatcha, T.K., Diebakate, C., Faye, N., Toguebaye, B.S. 1995Three new species of myxosporean parasites of marine fishes from SenegalJournal of the Islamic Academy of Sciences83438Google Scholar
  143. Kudo, R. 1917Contributions to the study of parasitic protozoa. II. Myxobolus toyamai novspec., a new myxosporidian parasite in Cyprinus carpio L. Journal of Parasitology3163170Google Scholar
  144. Kudo, R. 1919Studies on MyxosporidiaA synopsis of genera and species of Myxosporidia. Illinois Biological Monographs51265Google Scholar
  145. Kudo, R. 1923Development of a myxosporidian, Myxosoma catostomi nov. specAnatomical Record2439Google Scholar
  146. Kudo, R. 1929Histozoic myxosporidia found in fresh-water fishes of Illinois U.S.A.Archiv für Protistenkunde65364378Google Scholar
  147. Kudo, R. 1933A taxonomic consideration of myxosporidiaTransactions of the American Microscopical Society52195216Google Scholar
  148. Kudo, R. 1934Studies on some protozoan parasites of fishes of IllinoisIllinois Biological Monographs13744Google Scholar
  149. Kulemina, I.V. 1969New species of endoparasitic Protozoa from the fry of Lake SeligerZoologicheski Zhurnal4812951298(In Russian)Google Scholar
  150. Kundu, T.K 1985Myxosoma indirae sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosomatidae) from the head cartilage, scale and tail fin of Cirrhina mrigalaActa Protozoologica24333337Google Scholar
  151. Lalitha Kumari, P.S. 1968On a new species, Myxobolus seshadrii (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) from an Indian fresh water fish, Labeo fimbriatusRivista di Parassitologia3161164Google Scholar
  152. Lalitha Kumari, P.S. 1969Studies on parasitic protozoa (Myxosporidia) of fresh water fishes of Andhra Pradesh, IndiaRivista di Parassitologia30153226PubMedGoogle Scholar
  153. Laird, M. 1953The protozoa of New Zealand intertidal zone fishesTransactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand8179143Google Scholar
  154. Landsberg, J.H. 1985Myxosporean infections in cultured tilapias in IsraelJournal of Protozoology32194201PubMedGoogle Scholar
  155. Landsberg, J.H. 1987Myxosporean parasites of the catfish, Clarias lazera (Valenciennes)Systematic Parasitology97381Google Scholar
  156. Landsberg, J.H., Lom, J. 1991Taxonomy of the genera of the Myxobolus/Myxosoma group (Myxobolidae: Myxosporea), current listing of species and revision of synonymsSystematic Parasitology18165186CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  157. Langdon, J.S. 1990Observations on new Myxobolus species and Kudoa species infecting the nervous system of Australian fishesJournal of Applied Ichthyology6107116Google Scholar
  158. Lewis, S.D. 1968Myxobolus argenteus sp. n. (Protozoa; Myxosporida), a parasite of the golden shinerJournal of Parasitology5410341037Google Scholar
  159. Lewis, W.M., Summerfelt, R.C. 1964A myxosporidian, Myxobolus notemigoni sp. n., parasite of the golden shinerJournal of Parasitology50386389Google Scholar
  160. Li, L., Desser, S.S. 1985The protozoan parasites of fish from two lakes in Algonquin Park, OntarioCanadian Journal of Zoology6318461858Google Scholar
  161. Li, Z.F., Wu, B.H. 1983Fauna of the myxosporean parasitic fishes from the West Lake of HangzhouJournal of Hangzhou University (Natural Science Edition)10207220(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  162. Liu, L.Q., Wang, B.D., Yang, T. 1982Study on myxosporidian from Gymnocypris przewalskii przwalskiiActa Planalto Biology Sinica16167(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  163. Lom, J. 1969Myxobolus undulatus sp. n., a new myxosporidian from minnow (Phoxinus phoxinus)Folia Parasitologica16296Google Scholar
  164. Lom, J. 1969On a new taxonomic character in Myxosporidia, as demonstrated in description of two new species of MyxobolusFolia Parasitologica1697103Google Scholar
  165. Lom, J., Cone, D. 1996Myxosporeans infecting the gills of bigmouth buffalo (Ictiobus bubalus) in Illinois, USAFolia Parasitologica433742PubMedGoogle Scholar
  166. Lom, J., Dyková, I. 1994Studies on protozoan parasites of Australian fishes. 3. Species of the genus Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882European Journal of Protistology30431439Google Scholar
  167. Lom, J., Hoffman, G.L. 1971Morphology of the spores of Myxosoma cerebralis (Hofer, 1903) and M. cartilaginis (Hoffman, Putz & Dunbar, 1965)Journal of Parasitology5713021308PubMedGoogle Scholar
  168. Lom, J., Molnár, K. 1983Myxobolus basilamellaris sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosporea), a parasite of the gills of common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.)Folia Parasitologica3013Google Scholar
  169. Longshaw, M., Frear, P., Feist, S.W. 2003Myxobolus buckei sp. n. (Myzozoa), a new pathogenic parasite from the spinal cord of three cyprinid fishes from the United KingdomFolia Parasitologica50251262CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  170. Ma, C.L. 1993Description on the myxosporidians parasitic fish from the upstream of Yangtze riverJournal of Chongqing Normal College (Natural Science Edition)10915(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  171. Ma, C.L. 1993On the myxosporidians from the fishes of Tai LakeJournal of the Chongqing Normal College (Natural Science Edition)10117(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  172. Ma, C.L. 1998On the myxosporeans from the fishes of Sichuan ProvinceJournal of Chongqing Normal College (Natural Science Edition)15125(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  173. Ma, C.L., Dong, X.M., Wang, C.S. 1982New genus and species of myxosporidian from Sichuan Province, ChinaActa Zootaxonomica Sinica7341352(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  174. Ma, C.L., Zhao, Y.J. 1992The parasitic myxosporidia of fresh-water fishes from the west region of Sichuan ProvinceSix new species of the genus Myxosoma. Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica17385392(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  175. Ma, C.L., Zhao, Y.J. 1993The parasitic myxosporidia of fresh-water fishes from the west region of Sichuan Province. II. Six new species of the genus MyxobolusActa Zootaxonomica Sinica18262269(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  176. Maeno, Y., Sorimachi, M., Ogawa, K., Egusa, S. 1990Myxobolus spinacurvatura sp. n. (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) parasitic in deformed mullet, Mugil cephalusFish Pathology253741(In Japanese)Google Scholar
  177. Maeno, Y., Sorimachi, M., Ogawa, K., Kearn, G.C. 1995Myxobolus spirosulcatus n. sp. (Myxosporea, Bivalvulida) infecting the bile duct of the yellowtail Seriola quinqueradiata from JapanSystematic Parasitology31189193CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  178. Mandal, A.K., Nair, K.N. 1975Myxobolus eeli sp. n. (Myxobolidae) a new myxosporidium from Indian spiny eel Mastacembelus armatus (Lacepede)Acta Protozoologica14175178Google Scholar
  179. Markevitsch, A.P. 1932Zur Kenntnis der Myxosporidien von Süswasserfischen der UkraineZoologischer Anzeiger99297303Google Scholar
  180. Masoumian, M., Baska, F., Molnár, K. 1994Description of Myxobolus karuni sp. n. and Myxobolus persicus sp. n. (Myxosporea, Myxozoa) from Barbus grypus of the River Karun, IranParasitology Hungarica272126Google Scholar
  181. Masoumian, M., Baska, F., Molnár, K. 1996Description of Myxobolus bulbocordis sp. n. (Myxosporea: Myxoblidae) from the heart of Barbus sharpeyi (Günter) and histopathological changes produced by the parasiteJournal of Fish Diseases191521Google Scholar
  182. Masoumian, M., Baska, F., Molnár, K. 1996Myxobolus nodulointestinalis sp. n. (Myxosporea, Myxobolidae), a parasite of the intestine of Barbus sharpeyiDiseases of Aquatic Organisms243539Google Scholar
  183. Meglitsch, P.A. 1937On some new and known myxosporidia of the fishes of IllinoisJournal of Parasitology23467477Google Scholar
  184. Meglitsch, P.A. 1942Myxosoma microthecum n. sp., a myxosporidian inhabiting the mesenteries of Minytrema melanopsTransactions of the American Microscopical Society613335Google Scholar
  185. Meglitsch, P.A. 1963On Myxosoma hoffmani, sp. nov., inhabiting the eye of Pimephales notatus (Raf.)Transactions of the American Microscopical Society82416417Google Scholar
  186. Miroshnichenko, A.I. 1979Myxobolus tauricus sp. n., a new myxosporean species (Cnidosporidia: Myxosporidia) of the Crimean barbelParazitologiya13436437(In Russian)Google Scholar
  187. Miroshnichenko, A.I. 1980Myxobolus impressus n. sp., a new myxosporidian (Cnidosporidia, Myxosporidia) from freshwater fish in the CrimeaBiologicheskie Nauki93839(In Russian)Google Scholar
  188. Mitchell, L.G., Seymour, C.L., Gamble, J.M. 1985Light and electron microscopy of Myxobolus hendricksoni sp. nov. (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae) infecting the brain of the fathead minnow, Pimephales promelas RafinesqueJournal of Fish Diseases87589Google Scholar
  189. Mitenev, V.K. 1971New and little known species of myxosporidians from fishes of the Kola PeninsulaParazitologiya5556558(In Russian)Google Scholar
  190. Molnár, K. 1997Myxobolus squamaphilus sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosporea), a common parasite of the scales of bream (Abramis brama L.)Acta Protozoologica36221226Google Scholar
  191. Molnár, K. 2000Myxobolus intrachondrealis sp. n. (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae), a parasite of the gill cartilage of the common carp, Cyprinus carpioFolia Parasitologica47167171PubMedGoogle Scholar
  192. Molnár, K. 2000Survey on Myxobolus infection of the bleak (Alburnus alburnus L.) in the river Danube and in Lake BalatonActa Veterinaria Hungarica48421432PubMedGoogle Scholar
  193. Molnár, K., Békési, L. 1993Description of a new Myxobolus species, M. colossomatis n. sp. from the teleost Colossoma macropomum of the Amazon River basinJournal of Applied Ichthyology95763Google Scholar
  194. Molnár, K., Lom, J., Malik, E. 1986A skin disease of the eels caused by Myxobolus kotlani n spJournal of Applied Ichthyology24248Google Scholar
  195. Molnár, K., Masoumian, M., Abasi, S. 1996Four new Myxobolus spp. (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae) from Iranian barboid fishesArchiv für Protistenkunde147115123Google Scholar
  196. Molnár, K., Ranzani-Paiva, M.J., Eiras, J.C., Rodrigues, L. 1998Myxobolus macroplasmodialis sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosporea), a parasite of the abdominal cavity of the characid teleost, Salminus maxillosus, in BrazilActa Protozoologica37241245Google Scholar
  197. Moser, M., Noble, E.R. 1977Three genera of myxosporida (Potozoa) in macrourid fishesInternational Journal for Parasitology79396CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  198. Mulsow, K. 1911Ein neuer Gehrin parasit des KarpfensAlgemeine Fischerei-Zeitung36483485Google Scholar
  199. Narasimhamurti, C.C., Kalavati, C. 1979Myxosoma lairdi n. sp. (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) parasitic in the gut of the estuarine fish, Liza macrolepis SmithProceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Section B88269272Google Scholar
  200. Narasimhamurti, C.C., Kalavati, C. 1986A new myxosporidian, Myxobolus bivacuolatus n. sp., parasitic in the intestinal wall of the fresh water fish, Clarias batrachusArchiv für Protistenkunde131153157Google Scholar
  201. Narasimhamurti, C.C., Kalavati, C., Saratchandra, B. 1980Myxosoma microspora n. sp. (Myxosporidia: Protozoa) parasitic in the gills of Mugil cephalus LJournal of Fish Biology16345348Google Scholar
  202. Naville, A. 1928La meiose, la fécondation et la dihaplophase de Myxobolus guyénoti sp. novZeitschrift für Zellforschung und Mikroskopische Anatomie7228256CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  203. Negm-Eldim, N.M., Govedich, F.R., Davies, R.W. 1999Gill myxosporeans on some Egyptian freshwater fishDeutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift106459465PubMedGoogle Scholar
  204. Nemeczek, A. 1911Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Myxo-und Microsporidien der FischeArchiv für Protistenkunde22143169Google Scholar
  205. Nemeczek, A. 1926Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Myxosporidienfauna BrasiliensArchiv für Protistenkunde54137149Google Scholar
  206. Nie, D.S., Li, L.X. 1992On the myxosporidians of freshwater fishes from Lake Huama, Hubei Province. II. Descriptions of new species (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida)Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica17133150(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  207. Nigrelli, R.F. 1948Prickle cell hyperplasia in the snout of the redhorse sucker (Moxostoma aureolum) associated with an infection by the myxosporidian Myxobolus moxostomi sp. novZoologica, New York334346Google Scholar
  208. Osaki, Y., Ishizaki, H. 1941Myxosporidian parasites of Tridentiger obscurus (Temminck et Schlegel)Journal of Science of the Hiroshima University, Ser. B, Div. 19112Google Scholar
  209. Otto, G.R., Jahn, T.L. 1943Internal myxosporidian infections of some fishes of the Okoboj regionProceedings of the Iowa Academy of Sciences50323335Google Scholar
  210. Parenzan, P. 1966Myxobolus mugilis e Myxobolus branchialis, due nuovi missosporidi parassiti di Mugil chelo dello JonioBolletino della Societa di Naturaliste in Napoli7538Google Scholar
  211. Parisi, B. 1912Primo contributo alla distribuzione geografica dei missosporidi in ItaliaAtti della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturali50283291Google Scholar
  212. Parker, J.D., Spall, R.D., Warner, M.C. 1971Two new Myxosporidia, Henneguya gambusi sp. n. and Myxosoma pharyngeus sp. n., in the mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis (Baird and Girard)Journal of Parasitology5712971301PubMedGoogle Scholar
  213. Penido, J.C.N. 1927Quelques nouvelles myxosporidies parasites des poissons d’eau douce du BrésilComptes Rendus Société Brésilienne de Sciences Naturelles97850852Google Scholar
  214. Perugia, A. 1891Sulle myxosporidie dei pesci mariniBolletino Scientifico di Pavia132225Google Scholar
  215. Petruschevski, G.K. 1940Data on fish parasitology in KareliaPart II. Fish parasites in Lake Onega. Uchennye Zapiski Leningradskogo Gosudarstvennogo Pedagogicheskogo Instituta Gercena30133184(In Russian)Google Scholar
  216. Pinto, C. 1928Myxobolus noguchi, M. stokesi e Henneguya iheringi, espécies novas de Myxosporídeos de peixes de água doce do BrasilBoletim Biológico124143Google Scholar
  217. Price, R.L., Mellen, J.W. 1980Myxobolus microcystus sp. n. (Protozoa: Myxosporidia) from the gills of Micropterus salmoides (Lacépède 1802) in southern IllinoisJournal of Parasitology6610191021PubMedGoogle Scholar
  218. Pugachev, O.N. 1980Parasite fauna of the sucker (Catostomus catostomus) from the Kolima RiverParazitologiya14511513(In Russian)Google Scholar
  219. Pugachev O.N., Khokhlov P.P. (1979) Myxosporidia of the genus Myxobolus – parasites of the brain and spinal column of salmonid fishes. In: Levanidov, V.Ya. Sistematika i ekologiya ryb kontinentalnyk vodoemov Dalnego Vostoka. Vladivostok: DVNTS AN SSSR, pp. 137–139 (In Russian)Google Scholar
  220. Qadri, S. 1962New myxosporidia from Indian freshwater fish, Labeo fimbriatusZeitschrift für Parasitenkunde21513516Google Scholar
  221. Rajendran, K.V., Vijayan, K.K., Alavandi, S.V. 1998Cardiac myxosporidiosis of pearl-spot, Etroplus suratensis (Bloch), due to Myxobolus etropli sp. novJournal of Fish Diseases21169176Google Scholar
  222. Reed, C., Basson, L., Van As, L.L. 2002Myxobolus species (Myxozoa), parasites of fishes in the Okavango River and Delta, Botswana, including descriptions of two new speciesFolia Parasitologica498188PubMedGoogle Scholar
  223. Reed, C., Basson, L., As, L.L. 2003Myxozoans infecting the sharptooth catfish, Clarias gariepinus in the Okawango River and Delta, Botswana, including descriptions of two new species, Henneguya samochimensis sp. n. and Myxobolus gariepinus sp. n.Folia Parasitologica50183189CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  224. Rice, V.J., John, T.L. 1943Myxosporidian parasites from the gills of some fishes of the Okoboji regionProceedings of the Iowa Academy of Sciences50313321Google Scholar
  225. Salim, K.Y., Desser, S.S. 2000Descriptions and phylogenetic systematics of Myxobolus spp. from cyprinids in Algonquin Park, OntarioJournal of Eukaryotic Microbiology47309318PubMedGoogle Scholar
  226. Salinas, F.S., Jiménez-Guzmán, F., Galaviz-Silva, L., Ramiréz-Bom, E. 1991Myxobolus nuevoleonensis n. sp. (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae) parasite of fishes Poecilia mexicana and P. reticulata from Rio de la Silla near Monterrey, nuevo Leon, MexicoRevista Latino-Americana de Microbiología33265269Google Scholar
  227. Sakiti, N., Blanc, E., Marques, A., Bouix, G. 1991Myxosporidies (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) du genre Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 parasites de poissons cichlidae du lac Nokoué au Bénim (Afrique de l’Ouest)Journal of African Zoology105173186Google Scholar
  228. Saraiva, A., Molnár, K. 1990Myxobolus portucalensis n. sp. in the fins of European eel Anguilla anguilla (L.) in PortugalRevista Ibérica de Parasitologia503135Google Scholar
  229. Sarkar, N.K. 1982On three new myxosporidian parasites (Myxozoa) of the ophicephalid fishes of West Bengal, IndiaActa Protozoologica21239244Google Scholar
  230. Sarkar, N.K. 1985Some coelozoic myxosporidans (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) from a fresh water teleost fish of river PadmaActa Protozoologica244753Google Scholar
  231. Sarkar, N.K. 1985Some myxosporida (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) of anabantid fishes of West Bengal, IndiaActa Protozoologica24175180Google Scholar
  232. Sarkar, N.K. 1986On two new species of Myxobolus Bütschli, 1882 (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) from the fresh water fishes of West Bengal, IndiaActa Protozoologica25235239Google Scholar
  233. Sarkar, N.K. 1995Observations on 2 new Myxosporidia (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) from fishes of Bhery Fishery of West Bengal, IndiaActa Protozoologica346770Google Scholar
  234. Sarkar, N.K., Haldar, B., Chakraborti, R. 1982Myxosoma gangulli sp. n. (Myxozoa: Myxosomatidae) from the head cartilage of Sillago maculata Quoy and Gaimard (Sillaginidae)Acta Protozoologica21245249Google Scholar
  235. Sarkar, N.K., Mazunder, S.K., Pramanik, A. 1985Observations on 4 new species of Myxosporidia (Myxozoa) from channid (Ophicephalid) fishes of West Bengal, IndiaArchiv für Protistenkunde130289296Google Scholar
  236. Schäferna, K., Jírovec, O. 1931Über eine neue Myxobolus-Art aus dem Zander nebst einingen Bemerkungen über Henneguya acerinae (Schröder)Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde3148159Google Scholar
  237. Schuberg, A., Schröder, O. 1905Myxosporidien aus dem Neversystem und der Haut der Bachforelle (Myxobolus neurobius n. sp. u. Henneguya nüsslini nsp.). Archiv für Protistenkunde64760Google Scholar
  238. Schuurmans Stekhoven, J.H. 1920Myxosporidienstuden. II. Die multiplikative und propagative Entwicklung der MyxosporidienArchiv für Protistenkunde41249307Google Scholar
  239. Seenappa, D., Manohar, L. 1980Two new species of Myxobolus (Myxosporidea: Protozoa) parasitic on Cirrhina mrigala (Hamilton) and Puntius curmuca (Hamilton)Current Science49204206Google Scholar
  240. Seenappa, D., Manohar, L. 1980Myxobolus vanivilasae n. sp. parasitic in Cirrhina mrigala (Hamilton)Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences (Animal Science)89585491Google Scholar
  241. Seenappa, D., Manohar, L. 1981Five new species of Myxobolus (Myxosporea: Protozoa), parasitic in Cirrhina mrigala (Hamilton) and Labeo rohita (Hamilton), with a note on a new host record for M. curmucae Seenappa & Manohar, 1980Journal of Protozoology28358360Google Scholar
  242. Shaova, N.D. 1969Myxosporidians from the lower and middle reaches of the Kuban RiverParazitologiya39296(In Russian)Google Scholar
  243. Shulman S.S. (1962) Phylum Protozoa. In: Bykhovskaya-Pavlovskaya, I.E. et al. (Eds) Key to parasites of freshwater fishes of the USSR.[ Keys to fauna of the USSR, No. 80]. Leningrad: Nauka, pp. 7–151 (In Russian)Google Scholar
  244. Shulman, S.S. 1966The myxosporidian fauna of the USSRMoscow-LeningradNauka504(In Russian)Google Scholar
  245. Shulman S.S. (1984). Parasitic Protozoa. In: Bauer. O.N. (Ed.) Key to parasites of freshwater fish of the USSR. Leningrad: Nauka, Vol. 1, 426 pp(In Russian)Google Scholar
  246. Shulman, S.S., Vikhrova, M.N. 1952A new interesting species of MyxosporeaUcheneye Zapiski Leningradskogo Ordena Lenina Gosudarstevennogo Universiteta, 141 ser Biol28265268(In Russian)Google Scholar
  247. Siau Y. (1971) Myxosporidies de Synodontis ansorgii Bouleng. Ann. et N.H. 1911 et de Eleotris (Kribia) kribensis Boulenger 1964, poissons des eaux saumâtres de la lagune de Porto-Novo (Dahomey). Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France, 96, 563–570Google Scholar
  248. Southwell, T., Pradash, B. 1918Parasites of Indian fishes, with a note on carcinoma in the climbing perch. II. On some Indian MyxosporidiaRecords of the Indian Museum155344348Google Scholar
  249. Spall, R.D. 1974A new myxosporidan in red and golden shinersJournal of Parasitology60169171PubMedGoogle Scholar
  250. Srivastava, S.P. 1979A new species of Myxobolus from the scales of Cirrhinus mrigala (Hamilton)Science and Culture45444445Google Scholar
  251. Su, X.Q., White, R.W.G. 1994New myxosporeans (Myxozoa, Myxosporea) from marine fishes of Tasmania, AustraliaActa Protozoologica33251259Google Scholar
  252. Szidat, L. 1953Einige neue Arten der Familie Myxobolidae Thélohan (Protozoa, Klass Sporozoa) aus Sussawasserfischen ArgentiniensGewasser und Abwasser5716Google Scholar
  253. Thélohan, P. 1892Observations sur les myxosporidies et essai de classification de ces organismesBulletin de la Société Philomatique de Paris4167178Google Scholar
  254. Thélohan P. (1894) Receherches sur les Myxosporidies. Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Bélgique, 24, 4e Série, 5, 100–394Google Scholar
  255. Tripathi, Y.R. 1952Studies on parasites of Indian fishes. I. Protozoa Myxosporidia together with a check list of parasitic protozoa described from Indian fishesRecords of the Indian Museum506388Google Scholar
  256. Upton, S.J., Freed, P.S., Freed, D.A., McAllister, C.T., Goldberg, S.R. 1992Testicular myxosporidiasis in the flat-backed toad, Bufo maculatus (Amphibia, Bufonidae), from Cameroon, AfricaJournal of Wildlife Diseases28326329PubMedGoogle Scholar
  257. Walliker, D. 1969Myxosporidea of some brazilian freshwater fishesJournal of Parasitology55942948PubMedGoogle Scholar
  258. Ward, H.B. 1919Notes on North American myxosporidiaJournal of Parasitology64964Google Scholar
  259. Weiser, J. 1949Parasites of freshwater fishII. Vestník Ceskoslovenské Společnosti Zoologické13364371Google Scholar
  260. Wold, D., Iversen, E.S. 1978Myxobolus latipinnacola new species (Myxosporida) from the sailfin molly, Poecilia latipinna (LeSueur) in South FloridaBulletin of Marine Science28376380Google Scholar
  261. Wyatt, E.J. 1979Facieplatycauda pratti gen. n., sp. n. and two new species of Myxobolus (Myxosporidia)Journal of Protozoology264751Google Scholar
  262. Wyatt, E.J., Pratt, I. 1963Myxobolus insidiosus sp. n., a myxosporidian from the musculature of Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (Walbaum)Journal of Parasitology49951955PubMedGoogle Scholar
  263. Wu, B.H. 1977Two new myxosporidian species parasitizing fishes from Hangzhou areaJournal of Hangzhou University, (Natural Science Edition)497101(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  264. Wu, B.H., Jiang, , N.C., , Wang, , S.X.,  1985Six new myxosporean species of freshwater fishes from Zhejiang ProvinceActa Zootaxonomica Sinica10337340(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  265. Wu, B.H., Li, Z.F. 1986Six new myxosporean species of freshwater fishes from Zhejiang ProvinceActa Zootaxonomica Sinica1119(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  266. Wu, B.H., Wang, S.X. 1982Three new myxosporean species of Carassius auratus gibelio (Block)Journal of Hangzhou University (Natural Science Edition)99194(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  267. Wu, Z.H., Chen, Q.L. 1987Nine new species of Myxosporidia from freshwater fish of Wuhan lake, Hubei, ChinaActa Hydrobiologica Sinica11161170(In Chinese)Google Scholar
  268. Xiao, C., Desser, S.S. 1997Sphaerosphora ovophila n. sp. and Myxobolus algonquinensis n. sp. (Myxozoa, Myxosporea), ovarian parasites of fish from Algonquin Park, Ontario, CanadaJournal of Eukaryotic Microbiology44157161Google Scholar
  269. Yakovchuk, T.A. 1979A new species of the genus Myxobolus (Myxosporidia: Myxobolidae) from the gill filaments of the carpParazitologiya13635636(In Russian)Google Scholar
  270. Yasutake, W.T., Wood, E.M. 1957Some myxosporidia found in Pacific Northwest salmonidsJournal of Parasitology43633642PubMedGoogle Scholar
  271. Yokohama, , H., , Ogawa, , K., , Wakabayashi, , H.,  1995Myxobolus cultus n. sp. (Myxosporea, Myxobolidae) in the goldfish Carassius auratus transformed from the actinosporean stage in the oligochaete Branchiura sowerbyiJournal of Parasitology81446451CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  272. Yoshino, T.P., Noble, E.R. 1973Myxosporida of macrourid fishes from Southern California and MexicoJournal of Parasitology59844850Google Scholar
  273. Yukhimenko, S.S. 1986New species of Myxosporidia of the genus Myxobolus (Myxosporidia: Myxobolidae) from Cyprinidae of the Amur RiverParazitologiya20416421(In Russian)Google Scholar
  274. Zhao, Y.J., Ma, C.L. 1994Description of new myxosporidia species parasitic in fresh-water fishes from the west region of ChinaActa Zootaxonomica Sinica19257267(In Chinese)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. C. Eiras
    • 1
  • K. Molnár
    • 2
  • Y. S. Lu
    • 3
  1. 1.Departamento de Zoologia e Antropologia, Faculdade de Ciências and CIIMARUniversidade do PortoPortoPortugal
  2. 2.Veterinary Medical Research InstituteHungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungary
  3. 3.State Key Laboratory of Freshwater Ecology and Biotechnology and Laboratory of Fish Diseases, Institute of HydrobiologyChinese Academy of SciencesWhuanP.R. China

Personalised recommendations