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Eye-maggot (Lernaeenicus sprattae) and body-maggot (L. encrasicoli) of the sprat
reportposted on 2014-05-21, 00:00 authored by T. A. Schram
Sprat (Sprattus sprattus (L.)) is the principal host of eye- maggot (Lernaeenicus sprattae) in northern European wa- ters, and pilchard (Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum)), is an additional host farther south.
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