Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Isopoda

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_1628

Name

Greek: isos = identical, pos, podis = foot.

Crustacean order, some members of which may suck blood at the surface of fish.   Livoneca symmetrica .

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