Detection of Bonamia exitiosa (Haplosporidia) in European flat oysters Ostrea edulis cultivated in mainland Britain.

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Following a reported mortality event of European flat oysters Ostrea edulis in southwestern England in December 2010, a sample of 30 oysters was examined using histology and molecular techniques. Histological examination of the oysters revealed the presence of microcell stages in the haemocytes and connective tissues of 3 out of the 30 animals examined. One… (More)
DOI: 10.3354/dao02643

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@article{Longshaw2013DetectionOB, title={Detection of Bonamia exitiosa (Haplosporidia) in European flat oysters Ostrea edulis cultivated in mainland Britain.}, author={Matthew Longshaw and David M Stone and Gareth Wood and Matthew J. Green and Peter White}, journal={Diseases of aquatic organisms}, year={2013}, volume={106 2}, pages={173-9} }