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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.

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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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 f...

Proyecto Cero FGCSIC: Anfibios

Jaime Bosch, investigador principal del proyecto (Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales), afirma que la mayor amenaza para los anfibios en nuestro mundo globa...

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26 news items

Pique Newsmagazine

Pique Newsmagazine
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:52:30 -0700

... vector of chytrid (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis), the highly contagious, freakishly pathogenic fungus fingered in a worldwide decline of amphibians that has seen dozens of species disappear forever and hundreds more pushed to the edge of extinction.
eNews Park Forest
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:33:45 -0700

Amphibians across the globe are in decline, decimated by the spread of the Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (chytrid) fungus, though research has highlighted that certain herbicides may increase chytrid-related mortality, no studies to date have ...

ABC Science Online

ABC Science Online
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:47:38 -0700

The finding, published in the journal PLOS One may help explain why outbreaks of the disease chytridiomycosis, caused by the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) have decimated frog populations in cooler areas and seasons. The temperature ...

Science Now

Science Now
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:26:15 -0700

One of the worst scourges of frogs and their kin is Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), a deadly fungus that infects nearly half of amphibian species, eats away their skin, and causes heart attacks. Now, a study shows that one kind of frog can learn ...

Columbia Daily Herald

Columbia Daily Herald
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:07:30 -0700

In the late 1990s, researchers discovered that an ancient fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, was causing skin infections, and the fungus is now recognized as a leading contributor to global amphibian declines. To preserve biodiversity, biologists ...
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:07:21 -0700

The spread of a fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, has been identified as a major culprit in the decimation of amphibian populations around the world. How bad is it? Scientists say that more than one-third of the nearly 7,000 amphibian species are ...


Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:41:15 -0700

Building on this, researchers exposed frogs to dead or live Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (the fungus that causes the infections). In exposing the fungus, they did not allow the infection to take hold. In both cases, those frogs that had been exposed ...
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:41:15 -0700

Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ha sido detectado en al menos el 48 por ciento de las especies de anfibios estudiadas en todo el mundo y se estima que en las últimas décadas el 40 por ciento del total de especies se encuentra en un estado vulnerable de ...

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