This study was carried out to investigate the parasites and bacterial flora of B. ovata
and M. leidyi
as probable dangers for the Caspian Sea ecosystem. No parasites were isolated from M. leidyi
in the Caspian Sea. However, 73 and 64% of B. ovata
from Marmara and Black Seas were parasitized with
Author(s) : Saeedi, A. A.; Pourgholam, R.; Shohreh, P.; Mood, S. M.; Moghimi, M.; Nasrollahzadeh, H.; Zahedi, A.; Safari, R.; Habibi, F.
Publisher : Iranian Fisheries Research Organization, Tehran , Iran
Journal article : Iranian Journal of Fisheries Sciences 2013 Vol.12 No.3 pp.733-736 ref.10