A Survey of Gill and Digestive System Parasites of Brownbanded Bambooshark (Chiloscyllium punctatum) from the Gulf of Thailand
The species of benthic shark, BrownBanded Bambooshark (Chiloscyllium punctatum) were collected from Exclusive Economic Zone of the Gulf of Thailand. Fish samples were examined both of external and internal parasite. 15 samples of sharks found only 12 sharks that infected with parasites. Two family of endoparasites, family Onchobothrithriidae and family Phyllobothriidae of phylum platyhelminthes were found highest prevalence and mean intensity at gastrointestinal especially at the intestine that unidentified. Three genus of ectoparasites, Eudactylina Gnathia and Caligus were found at the gill area. They had prevalence and mean intensity follow by intestine and that also unidentified species.
Chaiyaroj , W. (2018). A Survey of Gill and Digestive System Parasites of BrownBanded Bambooshark (Chiloscyllium punctatum) from the Gulf of Thailand . SEAFDEC Technical Seminar 2018 (pp. 19-21). Samut Prakan: Training Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center.