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Fig. 3. Massive infestation of fry tilapia by Ambiphrya ameiuri, SEM.
Ambiphrya ameiuri (Peritricha)

 

a - head and eye.
b - body surface and pelvic fin.

 

 

Fig. 4. Distribution of Ambiphrya ameiuri on the (a) croaker gills and (b) tilapia skin, SEM.
(a) croaker gills.
(b) tilapia skin, SEM.

 

 

Fig. 5. Alterations of tilapia skin after detachment of Ambiphrya ameiuri, SEM. Impressions (a) and scars (b) on the epithelial tissue.
a. Impressions.
b. on the epithelial tissue. 



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