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Accession no29 Host species (Latin)Crassostrea virginica

Common nameOyster, American Cupped Disease/conditionPerkinsiosis
Location (host) AetiologyPerkinsus marinus

Additional information
SignificanceSerious disease of American oyster resulting in emaciation, retarded growth and mortalities up to 95%.
LesionVarious stages present in the tissue.
StainsH&E Stain

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SubmitterDr. F.O. Perkins Accession date01/04/1977


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