Bennett, Cyril J. (1994) The first reported occurrence of the mayfly parasite Spirinella adipophila (Sporozoa) in a British river. Freshwater Forum, 4(2), pp. 89-96.
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During a 2-year survey on the distribution and ecology of mayflies in the upper reaches of the River Wey (a tributary of the River Thames) in Surrey, Spirinella was found in large numbers in the larvae of Ephemera Danica, and in low numbers in larvae of E. ignita and H. lateralis. Samples of E. danica taken from seven other tributaries of the Thames showed that Spirinella is present in most of them and often in high numbers.
|Title:||The first reported occurrence of the mayfly parasite Spirinella adipophila (Sporozoa) in a British river|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Freshwater Forum|
|Page Range:||pp. 89-96|
|Contact Email Address:||email@example.com|
|Issuing Agency:||Freshwater Biological Association|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||aquatic insects distribution records geographical interspecific relationships; life history; microorganisms; new records; parasites; parasitism; England; Wey River; Ephemera danica|
|Depositing User:||Hardy B Schwamm|
|Date Deposited:||15 Nov 2010 17:47|
|Last Modified:||29 Sep 2011 16:16|
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