Ciliated parasite Chilodonella cyprini. or C.hexasticha.
Can be cured if treated early in first 2-3 days. Cure will usually take 3-4 days of treatment.
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DNA and RNA diagnosis references
No specific references could currently be found but the pages below deal in detail with this family of parasites, and would be useful when attempting to diagnose the specifics of the parasites Chilodonella piscicola & C. hexasticha.
Genome Biol Evol. 2016 June 8(6): 1634-1642 Xyrus X. et al.
Dr. Chacko, Jim
Unity College of Maine
Fish Patholgy Dept.