Myxobolus intrachondrealis sp. n. (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae), a parasite of the gill cartilage of the common carp, Cyprinus carpio

Molnár, K.

Folia Parasitologica 47(3): 167-171


A myxozoan species not identifiable as any of the approximately 23 Myxobolus species recorded so far from the common carp (Cyprinus carpio), and named Myxobolus intrachondrealis sp. nov., was detected in 1998 and 1999 in the gills of one- and 2-summer-old specimens cultured in pond farms in Hungary; it is described and figured.