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cos·tia neca·trix

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  1. costia, Costia necatrixnoun

    a flagellate that is the cause of the frequently fatal fish disease costiasis


  1. costia necatrix

    Costia necatrix, commonly known as Costia, is a microscopic parasitic flagellate that primarily infects the gills and skin of freshwater fish causing a disease called Costiasis. This disease can lead to high mortality rates among affected fish populations, primarily in aquaculture settings. The parasite reproduces rapidly, causing damage to the host's tissues which can result in lesions and cloudiness of the skin. It is considered highly contagious.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of costia necatrix in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of costia necatrix in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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