Proceedings: Animal Sciences

, Volume 93, Issue 7, pp 663–669 | Cite as

Ectoparasites of the freshwater food fishes of Haryana

  • R N Singhal
  • Swarn Jeet
  • R W Davies


This communication records eight ectoparasites of the gills and skin from edible freshwater fishes of Haryana. Since all eight parasites collected differ from those described earlier in the literature, they are briefly redescribed and arranged systematically.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R N Singhal
    • 1
  • Swarn Jeet
    • 2
  • R W Davies
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyThe University of CalgaryCalgaryCanada
  2. 2.Department of ZoologyKurukshetra UniversityKurukshetraIndia

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