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Bacterial fish diseases in the estuaries of Goa

Show simple item record Naik, Gurudatt M. D'Souza, J. 2015-09-22T08:36:13Z 2015-09-22T08:36:13Z 1996
dc.identifier.citation Perspectives in Microbiology, Ed. by: R.S. Kahlon. National Agricultural Technoiogy Information Centre, Ludhiana. 1996; 85-89. en_US
dc.description.abstract Diseases in fish, of bacterial origin were observed in the estuaries of Goa. High fish mortality rate was seen in the months of July to October, of year 1993, and the disease persisted at a reduced intensity up to January 1994. It was also observed that the disease was severe in the water bodies, that were near the agricultural fields. The disease affected the estuarine fish, like Catfish (Macrones oculatus), Mullet (Mugil cephalus), Karchani (Gerres. sp), Pearlspot (Etroplus suratentsis), etc. The morbid fish showed skin ulceration and infection all over the body.Pathogens were isolated also from internal organs such as, kidney, liver and spleen, besides isolating them from infected skin and gills. en_US
dc.publisher National Agricultural Technoiogy Information Centre, Ludhiana en_US
dc.subject Microbiology en_US
dc.title Bacterial fish diseases in the estuaries of Goa en_US
dc.type Conference article en_US

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