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1 April 2015 Ichthyophonus sp. (Ichthyophonae, Ichthyophonida) Infection in a South American Amphibian, the Hylid frog Hypsiboas pulchellus
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We report infection by Ichthyophonus sp. in a South American amphibian, the hylid frog Hypsiboas pulchellus in Uruguay. This frog had a large subcutaneous mass over the urostyle and dorsal musculature comprised of parasitic cysts with mild granulomatous inflammation but otherwise appeared healthy.
Wildlife Disease Association 2015
Claudio Borteiro, José Manuel Verdes, Juan Carlos Cruz, María Jesús Sabalsagaray, Francisco Kolenc, Claudio Martínez Debat and Martín Ubilla "Ichthyophonus sp. (Ichthyophonae, Ichthyophonida) Infection in a South American Amphibian, the Hylid frog Hypsiboas pulchellus," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 51(2), (1 April 2015). https://doi.org/10.7589/2014-06-149
Received: 10 June 2014; Accepted: 1 October 2014; Published: 1 April 2015
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