5. Catfish Viruses

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

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch5

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) Catfish Viruses, in Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch5

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:

  • viral diseases - and catfish viruses;
  • infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV) - of salmonids first proven viral fish disease;
  • fish virology study - growing rapidly;
  • channel catfish virus disease (CCVD);
  • catfish reovirus (CRV) - isolated from channel catfish;
  • CCV recognized as herpesvirus - since its characterization;
  • CCVD outbreaks in channel catfish - diagnosed from May to October;
  • black bullhead herpesvirus - and acute losses of adult black bullheads;
  • catfish virus management;
  • black bullhead herpesvirus (IcHV-2) - no management strategy for control

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Channel catfish virus disease

  • Virus characteristics

  • Other viruses of catfish

  • Management of catfish viruses

  • References