Season, age, and sex-related variations in the prevalence of bonamiasis in flat oyster (Ostrea edulis L.) on the south coast of Ireland.
Occurrence and significance of bonamiasis in European flat oysters Ostrea edulis in North America.
Observations on bonamiasis in the stock of the European flat oyster, Ostrea edulis, in The Netherlands, with special reference to the recent developments in Lake Grevelingen.
Hudson E, Hill B (1991) Impact and spread of bonamiasis
in the UK.
Season-, age, and sex-related variation in the prevalence of bonamiasis
in flat oysters (Ostrea edulis L.) on the south coast of Ireland.
marinus; development of molecular diagnostics; breeding of oysters for resistance to MSX and dermo diseases; evaluation of nonnative oyster species in the Chesapeake Bay region; understanding the emergence of bonamiasis
in Asian oysters in the southeastern United States; and host-parasite interactions.
Occurrence and significance of bonamiasis
in Europena flat oysters Ostrea edulis in North America.
Unmonitored stock transport by growers or scientists and ballast discharge are suspected modes of transmission for some of the major shellfish diseases, including bonamiasis
of the Asian oyster (Crassostrea ariakensis) (Carnegie et al.
World Organization for Animal Health lists the following oyster diseases of regulatory significance: bonamiasis
(Bonamia exitiosa and B.
: A model study of diseases in Marine Molluscs.
The protist Bonamia ostreae Pichot, Comps, Tige, Grizel and Rabouin is the causative agent of bonamiasis (Pichot et al.
(2002) investigated the effects of bonamiasis on three hatchery-spawned oyster populations in different culture areas in Galicia (NW Spain).