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Pathology of mucormycosis of cane toads, in Australia

Speare, R. and Berger, L. and O'Shea, P. and Ladds, P.W. and Thomas, A.D. (1997) Pathology of mucormycosis of cane toads, in Australia. Journal of Wildlife Diseases., 33 (1). pp. 105-111.

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Abstract

The gross and microscopic pathology of fungal septicaemia caused by Mucor amphibiorum in 27 of 3518 free living cane toads (Bufo marinus ) examined, are described. The ingestion of contaminated soil may have been the route of infection.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:Reproduced with permission from the Wildlife Disease Association. Access to published version may be available via Publisher’s website.
Keywords:Pathology; Zygomycosis; wild animals; mycoses; hosts; infections; Bufo marinus; Amphibia; toads; cane toad; fungus; Mucormycosis; Mucor amphibiorum; Australia.
Subjects:Veterinary medicine > Veterinary mycology
Science > Invasive Species > Animals
Deposited On:26 Mar 2004
Last Modified:10 Sep 2010 02:30

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