By Nicky B. Buller
This sensible publication presents an up to date source for the id of micro organism present in animals inhabiting the aquatic surroundings, illustrated with color photographs. It includes elevated biochemical identity tables to incorporate newly pointed out pathogenic and saprophytic micro organism, molecular identity exams now on hand for a better variety of aquatic bacterial pathogens, additional info at the pathogenesis and virulence of every organism and new assurance of conventional and molecular identity of fungal pathogens and caliber coverage criteria for laboratories.
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Zoea) Disease status Ref Mass mortality in zoeal 805 larvae Portuninae ORDER Isopoda Wood-boring crustacean (Limnoria Vibrio proteolyticus Intestine Possible normal flora 1133 tripunctata) PHYLUM CHORDATA CLASS Actinopterygii – ray-finned fish (a class or subclass of the bony fishes) ORDER Acipenseriformes (sturgeons and paddlefishes) Family Acipenseridae (sturgeons) Adriatic sturgeon (Acipenser naccarii Lactococcus garvieae Inappetence, irregular swimming, some Mortality 1466 bilateral exophthalmia and abdominal ascites Danube sturgeon (Acipenser gueldens- Flavobacterium johnsoniae Skin lesions on ventral body taedtii) Siberian sturgeon (Acipenser Mortality 867 and fins Yersinia ruckeri Can be infected with or without baerii baerii Brandt) Yersiniosis 1737 clinical signs White sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) Edwardsiella ictaluri Not susceptible to 131 infection in bath immersion trials ORDER Anguilliformes (eels and morays) Family Anguillidae African longfin eel (Anguilla mossambica Flavobacterium johnsoniae Skin ulcers Mortality and disease 1.
1. Continued. Host Pathogens Amberjack. Japanese amberjack (Seriola quinqueradiata Normal flora Tissue site Disease status Ref 1. Lactococcus garvieae 1. Erosion of tail fin, redness of anal 1, 4, 6. Mortality 2. Mycobacterium marinum fin, petechiae inside operculum, 2. Mycobacteriosis 171 Temminck and Schlegel) 3. Nocardia seriolae exophthalmia 3. Nocardiosis 479 Also called yellowtail, rudderfish 4. Photobacterium damselae 2. Haemorrhagic ascites, tubercules 5. Fish pasteurellosis, 482 Seriola (purpurascens) dumerili ssp.
Damselae spp. Carrier status and 1506 opportunistic infection piscicida Borneo mullet, largescale mullet (Liza Streptococcus iniae Susceptible to infection White (silver) mullet (Mugil curema 1840 experimental challenge Vibrio harveyi Organism isolated in pure culture Valenciennes) Wild mullet (Liza klunzingeri Day) Streptococcosis in Haemorrhagic 45 septicaemia Streptococcus agalactiae Haemorrhages on body especially in Streptococcosis, eye, mouth, operculum and fins. 501 epizootic Organism cultured from brain, eye and blood ORDER Osmeriforms 893 Family Plecoglossidae 1.
Bacteria and Fungi from Fish and Other Aquatic Animals: A Practical Identification Manual by Nicky B. Buller