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dc.contributor.authorMendelson, Joseph R.
dc.contributor.authorJones, Megan E. B.
dc.contributor.authorPessier, Allan P.
dc.contributor.authorToledo, Gabriela
dc.contributor.authorKabay, Edward H.
dc.contributor.authorCampbell, Jonathan A.
dc.date.accessioned2020-07-13T23:11:22Z
dc.date.available2020-07-13T23:11:22Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.issn1808-9798, 1937-2418
dc.identifier.doi10.2994/SAJH-D-14-00021.1
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/498
dc.description.abstractWe analyzed museum specimens from two regions of Guatemala for the presence of the pathogenic amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) using both histological and PCR-based assays. We determined that the pathogen was present at one site at low prevalence in 1980 and 1981, immediately preceding drastic declines of amphibian in the region by 1983….
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttps://bioone.org/journals/South-American-Journal-of-Herpetology/volume-9/issue-2/SAJH-D-14-00021.1/On-the-Timing-of-an-Epidemic-of-Amphibian-Chytridiomycosis-in/10.2994/SAJH-D-14-00021.1.full
dc.rights© 2014 Brazilian Society of Herpetology
dc.subjectAMPHIBIANS
dc.subjectGUATEMALA
dc.subjectPATHOLOGY
dc.subjectNATURAL HISTORY
dc.titleOn the timing of an epidemic of amphibian chytridiomycosis in the highlands of Guatemala
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleSouth American Journal of Herpetology
dc.source.volume9
dc.source.issue2
dc.source.beginpage151
dc.source.endpage153
dcterms.dateAccepted2014
html.description.abstractWe analyzed museum specimens from two regions of Guatemala for the presence of the pathogenic amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) using both histological and PCR-based assays. We determined that the pathogen was present at one site at low prevalence in 1980 and 1981, immediately preceding drastic declines of amphibian in the region by 1983….


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