Amphibian biology. Volume 8. Amphibian decline: Diseases, by Heatwole, H. & J. W. Wilkinson (eds.)

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30: 1-19. , 1986. Mass mortality in larval Rana syluatica attributable to the bacterium, Aeromonas hydrophila. J. Heretology 20: 196-20 1. Reed, K. , Ruth, G. , Meyer, J. A. and Shukla, S. K. 2000. Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in a breeding colony of African clawed frogs (Xenopus tropicalis). Emerging Infectiow Diseases 6: 196-199. Reichenbach-Klinke, H. , 1965. Amphibia. Pp. 209-384, in "The Principal Diseases of Lower Vertebrates", Academic Press, New York. Ridenhour, B. J. and Storfer, A. T, 2008.

Chytridiomycosis has been found in amphibians from four geographic areas: a large eastern coastal zone extending from Big Tableland near Cooktown in the north to central Victoria in the south, an Adelaide zone, a southwestern zone that includes southwestern Western Australia to just north of Perth and a recently reported occurrence in Tasmania (Speare et al. 2001; Retallick 2003; Berger et al. 2004; Obendorf 2005; Speare and Berger 2005a). In eastern Australia cases have occurred at high and low elevations on or between the Great Dividing Range and the coast.

Barbosa-Solomieu, V. and Chinchar, V. , 2005. A decade of advances in iridovirus research. Adu. E r w Res. 65: 173-248. Williams T, Chinchar, V. , Kalmakoff, J. , 2000. Family Iridoviridae. Pp. 167-182 i n "Virus Taxonomy, Seventh Report of the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses", ed by M. H. V. Van Regenmortel, C. M. Fauquet, D. L. Bishop, E. B. Carsten, M. K. Estes, S. M. Lemon, J. Maniloff, M. A. Mayo, D. J. McGeoch, C. R. Pringle, and R. B. Wickner. Academic Press: San Diego, USA.

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