7. Eel Viruses

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

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch7

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) Eel Viruses, in Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch7

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

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • eel viruses;
  • viruses reported in true eels - genus Anguilla, European eel American eel Japanese eel and New Zealand longfin eel;
  • EVE isolated from cultured European eels in Japan;
  • EVE isolated from internal organs of affected fish - in BF-2 CHSE-214 or RTG-2 cells;
  • eel novirhaboviruses - isolated from normal healthy elvers;
  • Anguillid herpes virus - conforming to herpes virus criteria serologically distinct from channel catfish virus;
  • Anguillid herpesvirus - initially isolated from Japanese eels;
  • Stomatopapilloma of European eel - of interest to fishery scientists;
  • Japanese eel iridovirus replicating in EPC - and RTG-2 cells as well as EK-l and EO-2 cells;
  • adenovirus in cultured Japanese eel in Japan – diseases as viral endothelial cell necrosis virus (VECNE)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Eel virus European

  • Eel Rhabdoviruses

  • Anguillid herpesvirus

  • Stomatopapilloma

  • Other virus diseases of eels

  • Management of Eel Viruses

  • References