mikrocytosis

mikrocytosis

disease caused by minute protozoans infecting the hemocytes of oysters. Includes Mikrocytos mackini (Denman island disease in Pacific oysters), M. roughlei (winter mortality in Sydney rock oysters).
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ostreae), MSX disease (Haplosporidium nelsoni), marteiliosis (Marteilia refringens), mikrocytosis (Mikrocytos mackini), and perkinsosis (Perkinsus marinus and P.