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Gyrodactylosis (Gyrodactylus salaris)

Last Modified: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:48:45 GMT
Disease name
Gyrodactylosis (Gyrodactylus salaris)
Species affected
Gyrodactylus salaris (Platyhelminthes; Monogenea) is a viviparous freshwater parasite that may cause infection in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).
Status in Ireland
Not Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
Never Recorded
DAFM Division Responsible
The Marine Institute
Fiona Geoghegan (Fish Health Manager)
Link to relevant external website