Marteilia

Marteilia

parasitic protozoa in the order Occlusosporidia. Includes M. refringens (in European oysters), M. sydnei (in Sydney rock oysters).
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1998) and resistance to Marteilia sydneyi in Sydneyrock oyster, Saccostrea glomerata (Nell and Perkins, 2006) have been successfully introduced.
There are connotations of crime shows such as CSl as the 'suspect' is Marteilia sydneyi.
Diseases that must be notified by commission country members include the mollusc diseases Bonamiaostreae; Bonamia exitiosa; Marteilia refringens; Mikrocytos mackini; Perkinsus marinus; Perkinsus olseni; and Xenohaliotis californiensis, plus the crustacean diseases Taura syndrome; White spot disease; Yellowhead disease; Tetrahedral baculovirosis (Baculovirus penaei);
New South Wales Fisheries, the state agency responsible for the industry, believes the disease is caused by the parasite Marteilia sydneyi.
In the 1970's outbreaks of QX disease caused by the haplosporidian parasite Marteilia sydneyi (Perkins and Wolf, 1976) led to a further decline (Nell, 1993).
Effects of infection by the protistan parasite Marteilia refringens on the reproduction of cultured mussels Mytilus galloprovincialis in Galicia (NW Spain).
At present, the fishery is mostly inactive as a result of a biological kill caused by the protozoan parasite Marteilia previously unknown in this part of the Atlantic, and the appearance of which is not believed to have been associated with harvesting levels or techniques (Moyer et al(1)).
Bacterial diversity of the digestive gland of Sydney rock oysters, Saccostrea glomerata infected with the paramyxean parasite, Marteilia sydneyi.