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Dermo disease of oysters caused by Perkinsus marinus

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posted on 2022-09-26, 09:46 authored by Susan E. Ford

Perkinsus  marinus causes  reduction  in  growth  and  meat  condition  followed  by  mortality  of  susceptible  infected  oysters,  although  most  deleterious  effects  do  not  occur until the second year of exposure.


This is a revision and update of Identification Leaflet 30, original by Fred Kern.

History

Issue

30

Published under the auspices of the following ICES Steering Group or Committee

  • ASG

Published under the auspices of the following ICES Expert Group or Strategic Initiative

WGPDMO

Series

ICES Identification Leaflets for Diseases and Parasites in Fish and Shellfish

Series Editor/s

Stephen Feist

ISBN

978-87-7482-098-7

ISSN

0109-2510

Recommended citation

Ford, S. E. 2011. Dermo disease of oysters caused by Perkinsus marinus (revised). ICES Identification Leaflets for Diseases and Parasites in Fish and Shellfish, No. 30. 6 pp. https://doi.org/10.17895/ices.pub.5202

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