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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.

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 ...

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.

2008: Year of the Frog Campaign

Watch the High Definition version of this video at: www.vimeo.com/merumontanus Or watch here on Youtube and click on "watch in high quality" in the options b...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - Colonies, Zoosporangia and zoospores

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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...

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis - swimming zoospores

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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Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun (blog)

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun (blog)
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:06:47 -0700

Amphibian populations around the world are facing the possibility of extinction because of chytridiomycosis, an infectious disease caused by the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) fungus. First discovered in 1998, the Bd fungus has been implicated in ...


Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:52:30 -0700

They are found in flowing streams and rivers with either sunny banks or rocky substrate. These frogs use a chemical defense to protect itself from fungal infections, such as the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. The frog secretes a peptide through the ...

Wildlife Extra

Wildlife Extra
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 03:07:30 -0700

The frogs had been decimated by the spread of the Chytrid fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, and facing the very real threat of extinction. A small population of the last remaining healthy frogs was airlifted from Montserrat in a dramatic rescue ...
Spatial News (press release)
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:03:45 -0700

From climate change to wind energy effects on birds and bats to wildlife disease, U.S. Geological Survey research will be presented at the annual Ecological Society of America (ESA) meetings from Aug. 10 to 14, 2014, in Sacramento. The theme of this ...

El Comercio (Ecuador)

El Comercio (Ecuador)
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:37:30 -0700

A escala mundial, desde hace tres décadas se está registrando un fuerte declive en las poblaciones de anfibios. La razón: un hongo quítrido (primitivo) llamado Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd). El biólogo colombiano Gustavo Torres indica que las ...
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 03:40:37 -0700

Poseen muslos carnosos de gran tamaño que utilizan para saltar largas distancias y con ellas preparan un típico plato los locales de Dominica y Montserrat. Sus amenazas: la destrucción de su hábitat, la caza y el hongo Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis.

Diario Digital Nuestro País

Diario Digital Nuestro País
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 04:15:00 -0700

Se estima que un tercio de los anfibios del mundo está en peligro de extinción y que, desde 1980, han desaparecido 122 especies, siendo una de las principales amenazas el hongo Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), explica laFundación en un ...
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0700

Según la Fundación, se trata de Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), un organismo que entró en el país en 1996 a través de la frontera con Costa Rica y para cuyo combate ha sido necesaria la creación de colonias de anfibios para su posterior ...

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