Scolecobasidium humicola, a fungal pathogen of fish

Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada
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Abstract

Scolecobasidium humicola, a previously undescribed fungal pathogen of fish was isolated from coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch). In natural infections the kidney was the organ most affected. The disease was difficult to transmit experimentally and appeared to be only weakly contagious.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Scolecobasidium humicola, a fungal pathogen of fish
Series title Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada
DOI 10.1139/f73-161
Volume 30
Issue 7
Year Published 1973
Language English
Publisher NRC Research Press
Contributing office(s) Western Fisheries Research Center
Description 2 p.
First page 994
Last page 995
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N