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- Baron, Hamish R.; Howe, Laryssa; Varsani, Arvind; Doneley, Robert J. T.
- Avian diseases 2014 v.58 no.1 pp. 111-117
- Beak and feather disease virus, etc ; coat proteins; avian malaria; monitoring; blood sampling; Polyomaviridae; polymerase chain reaction; breeding; phylogeny; pathogens; fledglings; control methods; Plasmodium relictum; genes; screening; budgerigars; adults; New Zealand; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Disease surveillance is vital to the management of New Zealand's endemic and threatened avian species. Three infectious agents that are potential threats to New Zealand's endemic birds include avian polyomavirus (APV), beak and feather disease virus (BFDV), and avian malaria. All three agents have been reported in New Zealand; however, possible reservoir populations have not been identified. In th ...