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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 ...

La gran amenaza de los anfibios

Presentación de María Luz Arellano (UNLP) sobre las problemáticas que afectan a los anfibios del mundo y de nuestro país, en especial la quitridiomicosis, causada por el hongo Batrachochytrium...

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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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,...

Fighting a Killer Frog Fungus - Speaking of Chemistry Ep.9

Scientists are racing to stop a relentless, elusive killer... of frogs. The trouble is that the killer fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis or Bd, fights back. Find out more from C&EN Contributin...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - zoospores inside Zoosporangium

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 04:13:10 -0700

Their research, published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology last month (27 March), shows that several bacterial probiotics — harmless, protective bacteria — found on the skin of frogs are necessary to fight off Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ...


Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:26:15 -0700

One of the primary threats is an infectious disease called Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), which has devastated frog populations since it began spreading out of Central America in the 1990s. As complex as these problems are, it is often community ...

The University of Manchester (press release)

The University of Manchester (press release)
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 02:33:45 -0700

Chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) is thought to be behind the decline or extinction of at least 200 species of frogs. It is also one of the reasons why 31% of amphibian species are currently listed as threatened by the International Union ...

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 ...

The Breeze

The Breeze
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 22:49:02 -0700

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) is a harmful skin fungus that affects a host of amphibious species, such as frogs and salamanders. In many cases Bd is life-threatening, or even deadly, because it disrupts the breathing functions that take place on ...

Oswego Daily News

Oswego Daily News
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 17:22:30 -0700

Wilson's senior honors thesis and Quest project, “Local Museum Specimen Screening for the Arrival of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in Central New York,” led her to test 174 frogs and salamanders from collections in Oswego and Albany. Wilson's research ...

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 ...

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 ...

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