Fish Health Issues

The following links will provide you with information on various fish health issues.  Links will be added periodically so please check back for updates.

Androscoggin River Fish Health Survey

Volume 1, Issue 1 - The Bass Tapeworm (Proteocephalus ambloplitis)

Volume 1, Issue 2 - Whirling Disease (Myxobolus cerebralis)

Volume 1, Issue 3 - Fish Disease/Parasite/Tissue Sample Collection

Volume 2, Issue 1 - Microsporiasis (Glugea hertwigi)

Volume 2, Issue 2 - Fish Louse or Gill Louse (Salmonicola sp.)

Volume 2, Issue 3 - Field Equipment:  Cleaning & Disinfection

Volume 2, Issue 4 - Fish Louse, Fish Crab (Ergasilus sp.)

Volume 2, Issue 5 - Fish Louse (Argulus americanus)

Volume 2, Issue 6 - Yellow Grub (Clinostomum complanatum)

Volume 2, Issue 7 - Aquatic Nuisance Species

Volume 2, Issue 8 - Black Spot (Apophallus brevis) in Brook trout

Volume 2, Issue 9 - Black Spot (Ululifer ambloplitis) in Bass

Volume 2, Issue 10 - Black Spot (Crassiphiala bulboglossa) in Perch and Pickerel

Volume 2, Issue 11 - Atlantic Salmon Papillomatosis (retrovirus)

Volume 2, Issue 12 - Egg Incubation, Alevins & Early Fry Rearing

Volume 3, Issue 1 - Viral Erythrocytic Necrosis (VEN)

Volume 3, Issue 2 - Protozoa: Chilodonella salvelinus

Volume 3, Issue 3 - Infectious Salmon Anemia

Volume 3, Issue 4 - Protozoa: Ichthyophthirius multifiliis

Volume 3, Issue 5 - Blue Spot Disease of Northern Pike Esox lucius 

Volume 3, Issue 6 - Tapeworm: Eubothrium salvelini

Volume 4, Issue 1 - Salmon Tapeworm:  Diphyllobothrium dendriticum

Volume 4, Issue 2 - Protozoal Parasite: Myxidium salvelini

Volume 4, Issue 3 - Mollusc Larva: Glochidiasis

Volume 4, Issue 4 - Aquatic Invasive Fish Species: Rudd

Volume 4, Issue 5 - Myxosporidiosis: Henneguya sp. infestation

Volume 4, Issue 6 - Protozoa: Trichophyra piscium

Volume 4, Issue 7 - Acanthocephalan: Pomphorhynchus bulbocilli

Volume 4, Issue 8 - Protozoal Parasite: Myxobolus subtecalis

Volume 4, Issue 9 - Acanthocephalan: Leptorhynchoides thecatus

Volume 4, Issue 10 - Lymphocystis Disease

Volume 4, Issue 11 - Nematode: Philonema agubernaculum

Volume 4, Issue 12 - Esocid Lymphosarcom