Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 18 Issue 2

Capsala laevis (Verrill, 1874) on Makaira tenuirostratus (Deraniyagala, 1951) with a discussion on host identity.

M. Devaraj

The monogenetic trematod Capsala laevis (Verrill) is recorded from the marlin Makaira tenuirostratus (Deraniyagala). A detailed description of C. laevis along with notes on the identification of the host are dealt with here

Date : 30-06-1976