Carriage of potentially fish-pathogenic bacteria in Sparus aurata cultured in Mediterranean fish farms.

@article{Pujalte2003CarriageOP,
  title={Carriage of potentially fish-pathogenic bacteria in Sparus aurata cultured in Mediterranean fish farms.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a J. Pujalte and Ariadna Sitj{\`a}-Bobadilla and Pilar {\'A}lvarez-Pellitero and Esperanza Garay},
  journal={Diseases of aquatic organisms},
  year={2003},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={119-26}
}
A bacteriological survey of gilthead sea bream Sparus aurata from different fish farms and culture systems on the Spanish Mediterranean coast was conducted. Three different studies were performed. Study A included hatchery-reared larvae; Study B, periodic examination of randomly sampled growing fish; and Study C, growing fish sampled only during mortality/morbidity events. In Studies B and C, sea cages, earth ponds and indoor tanks were surveyed, and in both cases diseased (showing clinical… CONTINUE READING