Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2010-11-11
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Second Edition is divided into sections on health maintenance, viral diseases, and bacterial diseases, andcovers a wide variety of commercially important species, including catfish, salmon, trout, sturgeon, and tilapia. Fully revised and updated, this book is a valuable resource for professionals and students in the areas of aquaculture, aquatic health maintenance, pathobiology, and aquatic farm management.

Author Biography

John A. Plumb is Professor Emeritus, Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures, Auburn University; and Larry A. Hanson is Professor in the Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University.

Table of Contents

About the Authorsp. vii
Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Health Maintenance
Principles of Health Maintenancep. 3
Epizootiology of Fish Diseasesp. 31
Pathology and Disease Diagnosisp. 39
Disease Managementp. 57
Viral Diseases
Catfish Virusesp. 95
Carp and Minnow Virusesp. 109
Eel Virusesp. 135
Trout and Salmon Virusesp. 147
Sturgeon Virusesp. 219
Other Viral Diseases of Fishp. 227
Bacterial Diseases
Catfish Bacterial Diseasesp. 275
Carp and Minnow Bacterial Diseasesp. 315
Eel Bacterial Diseasesp. 327
Salmonid Bacterial Diseasesp. 345
Striped Bass Bacterial Diseasesp. 419
Tilapia Bacterial Diseasesp. 445
Other Bacterial Diseasesp. 465
List of Common and Scientific Names of Fishesp. 473
Table of Conversion Factorsp. 477
List of Cell Lines Commonly Used for Diagnosticsp. 479
Indexp. 483
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