marteiliosis

marteiliosis

disease of the digestive gland of molluscs, caused by protozoan parasite Marteilia spp.
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Nevertheless, the cultivation of mussels in deeper waters with the single longline floating method seems to have an advantage, in terms of marteiliosis, over the hanging parks established in shallow waters (Karagiannis & Angelidis 2007).
Marteiliosis occurs in numerous species of farmed bivalves around the world (Berthe et al.
ostreae), MSX disease (Haplosporidium nelsoni), marteiliosis (Marteilia refringens), mikrocytosis (Mikrocytos mackini), and perkinsosis (Perkinsus marinus and P.