Vibrio anguillarum was isolated from several organs of some aquarium catfish in a fish population with high mortality. Macroscopic examination of the affected catfish revealed ascites in the abdomen, site-petechiae, and dorsal erection. Although there are some variations in phenotypic characterization among different isolates of Vibrio anguillarum, the majority show a common biochemical profile with distinct microscopic appearance that can provide presumptive identification of Vibrio anguillarum. Biochemical tests were used for identification of Vibrio anguillarum in aquarium catfish in this report.
RAD, MEHRNAZ and SHAHSAVANI, DAVAR
"Isolation and characterization of Vibrio ( Listonella) anguillarum from catfish,"
Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 34:
4, Article 15.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol34/iss4/15