Monitoring of scuticociliatosis of olive Flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) farm in Jeju, Korea from 2007 to 2014

2007~2014년 제주지역 넙치(Paralichthys olivaceus) 양식장의 스쿠티카증 발생 동향 조사

Kang, Bong Jo;Jang, Yeoung Hwan;Jhon, Bong Kun;Park, Byum Hee;Jin, Chang Nam

  • Received : 2015.09.16
  • Accepted : 2015.12.11
  • Published : 2015.12.30


Occurrence of Scuticociliatosis in olive flounder farm of Jeju was monitored from 2007 to 2014. As a result, 23.8~36.4% of referred samples were diagnosed as Scuticociliatosis. Based on fish size, the highest incidence (50.5%) was found in fish with size of 10~20 cm.


Farm;Olive flounder;Occurrence;Scuticociliatosis


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