Pathogenic bacteria associated with lesions and thallus bleaching symptoms in the Japanese kelp Laminaria religiosa Miyabe (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae)

@article{Vairappan2001PathogenicBA,
  title={Pathogenic bacteria associated with lesions and thallus bleaching symptoms in the Japanese kelp Laminaria religiosa Miyabe (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae)},
  author={Charles S Vairappan and Minoru Suzuki and Tomotaka Motomura and Terunobu Ichimura},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={445},
  pages={183-191}
}
During early Spring (April–May) when the seawater salinity drops suddenly and the seawater temperature increases drastically, severe lesions and thallus bleaching were observed in the Laminaria religiosa population at Oshoro Bay, Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan. The healthy and diseased kelp blades were collected and subjected to enumeration of total number of culturable bacteria and bacterial species. Bacterial enumerations were done using 3 different media formulations; high-nutrient media (Media 1… CONTINUE READING

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