Stomach dropsy (Fish)-SBS-SD-54-Fish
FLAVOBACTERIUM BRANCHIOPHILUM (Stomach Dropsy)
Members of Flovobacterium Branchio-Philum occurs in a variety of ecological niches and represent an interesting life cycles. Flovobacterium Branchio-Philum is the main cause to agent of bacterial gill disease .
A severe condition affecting various fresh water cultured fish species Worldwide , in particular salmonids in Canada and Japan. Complete genome of FL-15 isolated from a diseased sheat fish (silurus glanis) in hungary.
The genus Flovobacterium, encompassing 65 validity named species ,
FAMILY : Flovobacterial
PHYLUM : Bacterodetes
Causes bacterial gill disease (BGD). Bacterial gill disease (BGD) characterized by the presence of numerous bacteria on the surface of the gill epithelium that severely affect the respiratory function of the infected fish.
BGD affected areas – salmonid industry in Ontario, Canada for two decades.
Hungary, Netherlands and in south Korea.
Salmonid bacterial gill disease (BGD)
Treatment consists of two and half( 2 1/2) Ltrs mix it in 500 Ltrs of fresh water and distributed to hectare pond.