Some Haematological Observations on Rainbow Trout, (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Experimentally Infected with Saprolegnia diclina

Authors: Öznur DİLER, Abdullah DİLER

Abstract: Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) were experimentally infected with Saprolegnia diclina belong to Oomycetes and Haematological parameters: erythrocyte and leukocyte count, haematocrit, packed cell volume differential leukocyte count were measured over a 18-day period. Infected rainbow trout were showed lymphopenia. Leukocyte count, monocytes and neutrophila were increased in infected group.

Keywords: Fungi, Oomycetes, Saprolegnia diclina, Oncorhynchus mykiss, haematology