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- Teacher, A.G.F.; Cunningham, A.A.; Garner, T.W.J.
- Animal conservation 2010 v.13 no.5 pp. 514-522
- Rana temporaria; Ranavirus; adults; environmental quality; frogs; habitats; infectious diseases; linear models; long term effects; mortality; population dynamics; population size; viruses; Canada; England
- ... Amphibians are declining worldwide, and one cause of this is infectious disease emergence. Mass mortalities caused by a virus or a group of viruses belonging to the genus Ranavirus have occurred in wild common frogs Rana temporaria in England since the 1980s, and ranaviral disease is widespread in amphibians in North America and Canada, where it can also cause mass die-offs. Although there have be ...