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Location and tissue preference of filamental-type myxosporean plasmodia in histological slides of the gills can be properly identified only in cross sections of the gill filaments. The authors selected three myxosporeans (Myxobolus rutili, M. dispar and Henneguya psorospermica, parasites of the roach, the common carp and the pike, respectively) for studying the problem. The plasmodia of these species studied in longitudinal sections were earlier regarded as developing inside the filamental arteries. Cross sections of the filaments showed that all the three species developed plasmodia in the dense connective tissue constituting the adventitia of gill arteries and covering the cartilaginous gill rays. Myxobolus rutili started its development close to the afferent branchial artery but attached to the cartilaginous gill ray. More developed plasmodia of this species surrounded the rays. Plasmodia of M. dispar were formed on the inner side of the afferent branchial artery, while those of H. psorospermica were located at the external side of the efferent branchial artery.

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