Dermocystidium

Dermocystidium

a protozoan parasite which causes cysts in the skin of fish and amphibians.

Dermocystidium ranae
parasitizes the grass frog (Rana temporaria).
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Temperature control experiments on the fungus disease Dermocystidium marinum of oysters.
Histopathology of infection of Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin) by Dermocystidium marinum, Mackin, Owen and Collier.
A culture technique for diagnosis of infections with Dermocystidium marinum Mackin, Owen and Collier in oysters.
Experimental studies on the transmission and pathogenicity of Dermocystidium marinum, a fungus parasite of oysters.
Cyclohexamide: inhibition of Dermocystidium marinum in laboratory stocks of oysters.
A review of the culture methods for detecting Dermocystidium marinum, with suggested modifications and precautions.
Growth of oysters parasitized by the fungus Dermocystidium marinum and by the trematode Bucepalus cuculus.