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Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in culture

Mat's mini-movie from around 2003. Some nice shots of the sporangia with zoospores 'pinging around.

Effects of Density on Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ... Yellow Legged-frogs

RACHOWICZ, LARA1,2*, and CHERIE BRIGGS2 1Resources Management and Science, Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, CA, lara_rachowicz@nps.gov; 2Dept. of Integrative Biology, Univ. of ...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - swimming zoospores

Neobatrachia - Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians

Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians 2012 6Traxx GORENOISE VOMITNOISE NOISE.

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - Colonies, Zoosporangia and zoospores

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Chytrid Fungus: SAVE THE FROGS! Academy Class

Dr. Kerry Kriger discusses the chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis), including his Ph.D. research on chytridiomycosis in Eastern Australia. Susan Jewell of the US Fish & Wildlife...

Neobatrachia - Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians [Full]

Banda: Neobatrachia Álbum: Chytrid Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis Causing Chytridiomycosis in Amphibians Género: Gorenoise/Vomitnoise Año: 2012 País: - 1- Intro 00:00 2- Rhombophryne...

Colony of Chytrid causing bacteria - Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd)

Bd is a fungal disease the is causing amphibian extinctions all over the world. This is a 100X view of a colony being grown for conservation research. This fungus has two life forms which...

Possible Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection in mossy frogs.

This clip shows my Theloderma corticale with what I believe to have been a chytrid infection (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, also known as Bd). The frogs had been more active during the day,...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - zoospores inside Zoosporangium

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731 news items

Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:45:00 -0700

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, also called Bd or the amphibian chytrid fungus, is already killing frogs, toads, salamanders and newts in many places around the world, including the United States and Canada, causing major population declines and the ...

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(e) Science News (press release) (registration)
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:56:15 -0800

Amphibians in Illinois have been coexisting with the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, or Bd, for at least 126 years without adverse effects seen in other parts of the world such as mass-die offs, according to research published Jan. 13 in the ...

Augusta Free Press

Augusta Free Press
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:52:30 -0700

A frog-killing fungus known as Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, or Bd, has already led to the decline of more than 200 amphibian species including the now extinct-in-the-wild Panamanian golden frog. In a recent study, the research team attempted to ...

New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)
Sat, 21 Mar 2015 11:15:17 -0700

There have already been significant global declines and even the extinctions of some amphibian species due to a similar species of fungus, called Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd). Without action, the same fate awaits many of our salamanders as a ...

Nature World News

Nature World News
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 20:38:58 -0700

As things stand, a deadly fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) continues to spread and wipe out frog species from the face of the Earth in places like Brazil and Spain. A variant of it (Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans) has even started to affect ...

Newswise (press release)

Newswise (press release)
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:30:00 -0700

Newswise — A team of scientists including Virginia Tech researchers is one step closer to understanding how bacteria on a frog's skin affects its likelihood of contracting disease. A frog-killing fungus known as Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, or Bd ...
National Geographic
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:30:51 -0700

Several factors took the frog to the edge of oblivion but the one that landed the most punishing blows was a chytrid fungus called Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, or Bd for short. It is the same grim antagonist that has severely reaped the populations ...


Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:46:14 -0800

The loss of amphibian species across the world from chytridiomycosis—an infectious disease caused by the fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd)—has been described as “the most spectacular loss of vertebrate biodiversity due to disease in ...

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