Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Argulus japonicus listed in key words.

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16780 Journal Article Amin, O.M. 1981. On the Crustacean ectoparasites of fishes from southeast Wisconsin. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 100(2):142-150.
16781 Journal Article Avenant-Oldewage, A. 2001. Argulus japonicus in the Olifants River system: possible conservation threat? South African Journal of Wildlife Research 31(1-2):59-63.
16782 Journal Article Avenant-Oldewage, A., and J.H. Swanepoel. 1993. The male reproductive system and mechanisms of sperm transfer in Argulus japonicus (Crustacea: Branchiura). Journal of Morphology 215(1):51-63.
24780 Journal Article Avenant-Oldewage, A., and L. Everts. 2010. Argulus japonicus: sperm transfer by means of a spermatophore on Carassius auratus (L). Experimental Parasitology 126:232-238.
16783 Book Bunkley-Williams, L., and E.H. Williams Jr. 1994. Parasites of Puerto Rican Freshwater Sport Fishes. Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources, San Juan, Puerto Rico and Department of Marine Sciences, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.
16784 Journal Article Galarowicz, T., and P.A. Cochran. 1991. Response by the parasitic crustacean Argulus japonicus to host chemical cues. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 6(4):455-456.
16785 Journal Article Gresty, K.A., G.A. Boxshall, and K. Nagasawa. 1993. The fine structure and function of the cephalic appendages of the branchiuran parasite, Argulus japonicus Thiele. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences 339(1287):119-135.
24503 Journal Article Hanson, S.K., J.E. Hill, C.A. Watson, and R.P.E. Yanong. 2011. Evaluation of emamectin benzoate for the control of experimentally induced infestations of Argulus sp. in goldfish and koi carp. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 23(1):30-34.
16786 Journal Article Haond, C., D.T. Nolan, N.M. Ruane, J. Rotllant, and S.E.W. Bonga. 2003. Cortisol influences the host-parasite interaction between the rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and the crustacean ectoparasite Argulus japonicus. Parasitology 127(6):551-560.
16787 Report Hill, T.D., and J.R. McClain, eds. 2004. 2002 Activities of the Central Great Lakes Bi-national Lake Sturgeon Group. US Fish & Wildlife Service, Alpena Fishery Resources Office Station Report, Alpena, Michigan .
16788 Journal Article Ikuta, K., and T. Makioka. 1997. Structure of the adult ovary and oogenesis in Argulus japonicus Thiele (Crustacea: Branchiura). Journal of Morphology 231:29-39.
16789 Journal Article Jafri, S.I.H., and S.S. Ahmed. 1991. A new record of ectoparasitic crustaceans (Branchiura: Argulidae) from major carps in Sindh, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Zoology 23(1):12-14.
24616 Journal Article Kruger, I., J.G. van As, and J.E. Saayman. 1983. Observations on the occurrence of the fish louse Argulus japonicus Thiele, 1900 in the western Transvaal. South African Journal of Zoology 18(4):408-410.
16792 Journal Article Lamarre, E., and P.A. Cochran. 1992. Lack of host species selection by the exotic parasitic crustacean Argulus japonicus. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 7(1):77-80.
19692 Book McLaughlin, P.L., and 37 others. 2005. Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31, Bethesda, MD.
31350 Report Muzzall, Patrick M. and Gary Whelan. 2011. Parasites of Fish from the Great Lakes: A Synopsis and> Review of the Literature, 1871-2010. Great Lakes Fishery Commission, Ann Arbor, MI.
16793 Journal Article Pilgrim, R.L.C. 1967. Argulus japonicus Thiele, 1900 (Crustacea: Branchiura) – a new record for New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 1:395-398.
16794 Journal Article Poly, W.J. 1998. New state, host, and distribution records of the fish ectoparasite, Argulus (Branchiura), from Illinois (USA). Crustaceana (Leiden) 71(1):1-8.
24063 Journal Article Price, R.L., and R. Jilek. 1980. Parasites of the gizzard shad, Dorosoma cepedianum Lesueur, from two southern Illinois lakes. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 72(3):51-52.
13201 Journal Article Ruiz, G.M., P.W. Fofonoff, J.T. Carlton, M.J. Wonham, and A.H. Hines. 2000. Invasion of coastal marine communities in North America: Apparent patterns, processes, and biases. Annual Review of Ecological Systematics 31:481-531.
16795 Journal Article Rushton-Mellor, S.K. 1992. Discovery of the fish louse, Argulus japonicus Thiele (Crustacea: Branchiura), in Britain. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management 23:269-271.
16796 Journal Article Schram, T.A., L. Iversen, P.A. Heuch, and E. Sterud. 2005. Argulus sp. (Crustacea: Branchiura) on cod, Gadus morhua from Finnmark, northern Norway. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 85:81-86.
16797 Journal Article Seng, L.T. 1986. Two ectoparasitic crustaceans belonging to the family Argulidae (Crustacea: Branchiura) in Malaysian freshwater fishes. Malayan Nature Journal 39(3):157-164.
16798 Journal Article Shafir, A., and J.G. Van As. 1986. Laying, development of hatching of eggs of the fish ectoparasite Argulus japonicus (Crustacea: Branchiura). Journal of Zoology (London) 210:401-414.
24597 Journal Article Shafir, A., and W.H. Oldewage. 1992. Dynamics of a fish ectoparasite population: opportunistic parasitism in Argulus japonicus (Branchiura). Crustaceana 62(1):50-64.
16799 Journal Article Swanepoel, J.H., and A. Avenant-Oldewage. 1992. Comments on the morphology of the pre-oral spine in Argulus (Crustacea: Branchiura). Journal of Morphology 212(2):155-162.
16800 Journal Article Tam, Q., and A. Avenant-Oldewage. 2006. The digestive system of larval Argulus japonicus (Branchiura). Journal of Crustacean Biology 26(4):447-454.
34241 Journal Article van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven. 2011. The Special Column of Aquatic Invasive Species Science. Current Zoology 57(6):816-817.


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