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Table 1 Characterization of parasitic infections of Caulolatilus princeps from the coasts of San Quintin, Baja California, Mexico

From: Parasite structure of the Ocean Whitefish Caulolatilus princeps from Baja California, México (East Pacific)

Parasites NF PF TNP P MA MI L
Monogenea
 Choricotyle caulolatili 91 12 17 13.2 0.2 ± 0.1 2.6 ± 1.3 G
Digenea
 Bianium plicitum 91 57 247 62.6 2.7 ± 0.1 4.9 ± 1.1 I
 Choanodera caulolatili 91 34 108 37.3 1.3 ± 0.1 3.5 ± 0.9 I, S
Nematoda
 Anisakis sp. 91 84 1,113 92.3 12.4 ± 4.7 12.9 ± 2.2 M
 Hysterothylacium sp. 91 78 1,462 85.7 16.5 ± 3.5 18.6 ± 1.4 M, S, I, IC
Copepoda
 Hatschekia sp. 91 52 873 57.1 10.1 ± 1.9 20.3 ± 7.8 G
  1. Total number of fishes examined (NF), number of fishes parasitized (PF), total number of parasites per taxa (TNP), percentage of prevalence (P). Mean abundance (MA) and mean intensity (MI) of parasites (±SE) were calculated from mean values of seasons. Localization (L) in the host body; G Gills; IC Intestinal cecum; S Stomach; I Intestine; M Mesentery