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- Goodman, Rachel M.; Hargadon, Kristian M.; Carter, E. Davis
- Northeastern naturalist 2018 v.25 no.3 pp. 391-398
- Ranavirus, etc ; Sceloporus undulatus; Terrapene carolina; amphibians; mortality; pathogens; screening; surveys; tissues; turtles; Virginia; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Ranaviruses are a group of emerging infectious pathogens that threaten reptiles around the world; however, their geographic and taxonomic distribution in wild reptiles is understudied relative to amphibians. We sampled tissues from 2 reptile species: Terrapene Carolina carolina (Eastern Box Turtle) and Sceloporus undulatus (Eastern Fence Lizard) in central Virginia to determine if they carried the ...