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- Srisala, Jiraporn, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- BMC veterinary research 2013 v.9 no.1 pp. 706
- Litopenaeus vannamei; Penaeus monodon; epithelial cells; feces; genes; hepatopancreas; in situ hybridization; introduced species; parasites; pathogens; polymerase chain reaction; ponds; rearing; ribosomal RNA; sequence analysis; shrimp; spores; tissue analysis; Thailand
- ... BACKGROUND: The microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei was first described from Thailand in 2009 in farmed, indigenous giant tiger shrimp Penaeus (Penaeus) monodon. The natural reservoir for the parasite is still unknown. More recently, a microsporidian closely resembling it in morphology and tissue preference was found in Thai-farmed, exotic, whiteleg shrimp Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei exh ...
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