Infection with Gyrodactylus salaris

Last Modified: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 14:58:10 GMT
Disease name Infection with Gyrodactylus salaris
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Fish
Description Gyrodactylus salaris (Platyhelminthes; Monogenea) is a viviparous freshwater parasite that may cause infection in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).
Status in Ireland Absent
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Never reported
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
Link to relevant external website
Notifiable in Ireland No
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link