Selected articles

Journal of Wildlife Diseases
Vol. 55, Issue 2
April 2019

Aquatic Animal Articles


A Determinants of Health Conceptual Model for Fish and Wildlife Health

Julie Wittrock, Colleen Duncan and Craig Stephen
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Health Assessment of Free-Ranging Chelonians in an Urban Section of the Bronx River, New York

Andrea C. Aplasca, Valorie Titus, Robert J. Ossiboff, Lisa Murphy, Tracie A. Seimon, Karen Ingerman, William E. Moser, Paul P. Calle and John M. Sykes IV
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Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing Reveals Miamiensis avidus (Ciliophora: Scuticociliatida) In the 2017 Epizootic of Leopard Sharks (Triakis semifasciata) In San Francisco Bay, California, USA

Hanna Retallack, Mark S. Okihiro, Elliot Britton, Sean Van Sommeran and Joseph L. DeRisi
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Affinity of Staphylococcal A and Streptococcal G Proteins to West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus manatus) Immunoglobulins

Marcos A. Mendonça, Marcone L. Santos, Thiago D. Barral, Fernanda L. Attademo, Raphael B. Costa, Roberto Meyer, Stella M. Barrouin-Melo and Ricardo D. Portela
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Analysis of Toxic and Essential Elements in the Blood and Feathers of Humboldt Penguins (Spheniscus humboldti) at Punta San Juan, Peru

Michael J. Adkesson, Jeffrey M. Levengood, John W. Scott, David J. Schaeffer, Brent Panno, Jennifer N. Langan, Susana Cárdenas-Alayza and Sandra James-Yi
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Management of Polyarthritis Affecting Sea Turtles at Kélonia, the Reunion Island Sea Turtle Observatory (2013–17)

Benoît Cruciani, Francis Shneider, Stéphane Ciccione, Mathieu Barret, Pascal Arné, Henri-Jean Boulouis and Claire Vergneau-Grosset
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A Preliminary Study of Largemouth Bass Virus in Mexico

Isidro O. Montelongo-Alfaro, Gerardo Amador-Cano, Jaime L. Rábago-Castro, Jesús Genaro Sánchez-Martínez, Flaviano Benavides-González and Héctor H. Gojon-Báez
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Agreement between Repeated Subjective Visual Evaluations of Body Condition of St. Lawrence Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) Carcasses Using a Visual Analog Scale

Sylvain Larrat, Ariane Santamaria-Bouvier and Stéphane Lair
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