Diseases of fish and shellfish caused by marine fungi.

  • Kishio Hatai
  • Published 2012 in Progress in molecular and subcellular biology


Fungal diseases are problematic in cultured fish and shellfish, their seeds, and sometimes wild marine animals. In this chapter fungal diseases found in marine animals, especially in Japan, are described. Pathogens in the fungal diseases are divided into two groups. One of them is marine Oomycetes, which cause fungal diseases in marine shellfish and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-23342-5_2