17. Other Bacterial Diseases

  1. John A. Plumb Professor Emeritus1 and
  2. Larry A. Hanson Professor Fish Pathologist2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch17

Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition

Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition

How to Cite

Plumb, J. A. and Hanson, L. A. (2010) Other Bacterial Diseases, in Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures, Auburn University, Alabama, USA

  2. 2

    Department Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813816937

Online ISBN: 9780470958353

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Keywords:

  • other bacterial diseases;
  • Tenacibaculum maritimum, infecting marine fish - of Japan and Pacific coast of North America;
  • marine fish disease tenacibaculosis - and Tenacibaculum maritimum;
  • fishes affected becoming lethargic - white to pinkish ulcers on skin necrotic and scale loss;
  • Tenacibaculum maritimum, Gram-negative bacteria - 0.5 µm in diameter to 2–30 µm in length;
  • Tenacibaculum maritimum, affecting marine fish - and infecting other cultured species;
  • bacteria colonizing scale pockets - with degrees of scale loss;
  • T. maritimum infection and environmental stressors;
  • management recommendations for rearing white sea bass - culture cage placement feeding to avoid antagonism and cannibalism;
  • antibiotics in feed - in marine tenacibaculosis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Tenacibaculosis

  • References