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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 ...

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 Integrativ...

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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Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - swimming zoospores

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- In...

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 ha...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - zoospores inside Zoosporangium

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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 f...

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740 news items

 
Nature.com
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:55:00 -0800

The fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) has caused declines and extinctions in amphibians worldwide, and there is increasing evidence that some strains of this pathogen are more virulent than others. While a number of putative virulence ...

NNU News

NNU News
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:30:00 -0800

Their paper “Pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in marbled water frog Telmatobius marmoratus: first record from Lake Titicaca, Bolivia” highlights on-going conservation concerns for amphibians. Cossel says “It was an amazing experience to ...

UALR Forum

UALR Forum
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 12:26:15 -0800

One potential problem that Millinor is swabbing amphibians for is a chytrid fungus – Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis – which has already affected a large number of amphibians in South America and Australia, resulting in large scale population declines.

Scientist (blog)

Scientist (blog)
Mon, 01 Dec 2014 04:51:25 -0800

More than a decade later, in 1998, researchers finally identified the pathogen responsible for these declines, a chytrid fungus they named Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd). By this time, Bd had swept through most of Central America and Australia and ...

Summit County Citizens Voice

Summit County Citizens Voice
Sat, 06 Dec 2014 07:08:24 -0800

... disease, and climatic changes have been suggested as causes of the species' decline, but nothing definite has been identified Recently, the amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) has been reported in the captive and wild populations.

Tech Times

Tech Times
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:19:21 -0700

Bs, which has likely arrived in Europe via imported amphibians, is a cousin of the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), which was responsible for the annihilation of amphibians including frogs, toads and salamanders worldwide over the past few decades ...

National Science Foundation (press release)

National Science Foundation (press release)
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:53:59 -0800

Jani and Briggs found that the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) drives changes in the frogs' skin microbiomes during disease outbreaks in four populations of the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog (Rana sierrae). Chytridiomycosis, an infectious ...

New York Times

New York Times
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:13:10 -0800

FOR the past 25 years we have watched helplessly as a wide range of amphibians around the world have died from a pathogenic fungus, known as Bd (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis). Now, yet another fungal contagion appears to have been unleashed.
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