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Fig. 7. Heavy infestation of tilapia gills by Cryptobia branchialis, SEM. a - swelling of gill filaments and overproduction of mucus, ( b - parasite attachment to gill epithelium.
Cryptobia branchialis (Bodonidae: Kinetoplastida)

 

a - swelling of gill filaments and overproduction of mucus.

  

b - parasite attachment to gill epithelium. (ssflag 4) 



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