An epizootic of infectious hepatopancreatic and lymphoid organ necrosis disease in cultured Penaeus monodon: a case study

Vijayan, K.K. and Rajendran, K.V. and Alavandi, S.V. and Alagarswami, K. (1997) An epizootic of infectious hepatopancreatic and lymphoid organ necrosis disease in cultured Penaeus monodon: a case study. Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly, 20(2), pp. 15-18.

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Abstract

Shrimp disease of viral origin have caused large production losses worldwide. This paper presents a case study of shrimp (Penaeus monodon; Penaeus indicus) epizootic disease, covering an area of 1,050 ha in Andhra Pradesh, India. The disease struck shrimp farms in the area in July 1994. Samples from 26 shrimp farms were studied in the laboratory, and the pattern of the disease and of mortality recorded. The disease was classified as infectious hepatopancreatic and lymphoid organ necrosis disease (IHLN).

Item Type: Article
Title: An epizootic of infectious hepatopancreatic and lymphoid organ necrosis disease in cultured Penaeus monodon: a case study
Personal Creator/Author:
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Vijayan, K.K.
Rajendran, K.V.
Alavandi, S.V.
Alagarswami, K.
Journal or Publication Title: Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly
Volume: 20
Number: 2
Page Range: pp. 15-18
Date: 1997
ISSN: 0116-290X
Issuing Agency: WorldFish Center
Uncontrolled Keywords: Shrimp culture; Infectious diseases; Pond culture; Shrimp diseases; Hepatopancreas; Lymphatic system; Penaeus monodon
Subjects: Aquaculture
Fisheries
Item ID: 9566
Depositing User: Mr William Ko
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2012 11:26
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2012 11:26
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/9566

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