Gary Hendrickson, Professor Emeritus

Gary Hendrickson

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  • B.S. Fisheries Conservation Management, 1972, University of Wyoming, Laramie
  • M.S. Zoology and Physiology (Fisheries Biology), 1974, University of Wyoming, Laramie
  • Ph. D. Zoology (Parasitology), 1978, Iowa State University, Ames

HSU MS Theses

  • Webber, Jason. 2004. Reproductive condition, dietary habits, and parasites of the leopard shark, Triakis semifasciata, in Humboldt Bay, California.
  • Rich, Kimberly. 2006. Control of hinge ligament disease in juvenile Pacific oysters.

Research Interests

  • Life History of Coast Range Sculpin in Freshwater Creek
  • Blood Parasites of Fishes of the Mad River

Selected Publications

  • Hendrickson, G.L. and A. Carleton, and D. Manzer. 1989. Geographic and Seasonal Distribution of the Infective Stage of Ceratomyxa shasta (Myxozoa) in Northern California. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 7(3): 165-169.
  • Hendrickson, G.L. and J. Bartholomew. 1994. Salmonid Ceratomyxosis. Invited Submission in the Fish Health Bluebook Procedures for the Detection and Identification of Certain Pathogens. Fourth Edition, Version 1. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland. (7 pages)
  • Arnold, J. D. and G. L. Hendrickson, 1997. Bacterial Shell Disease in Crangonid Shrimp. California Fish and Game 83(3): 118-127.
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