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What is Chytrid Fungus? (Detection, Diagnosis and Prevention)

What is Chytrid Fungus? What causes chytridiomycosis in frogs? The Catastrophic Amphibian Chytrid Fungus was discovered and named in the late 1990s. Since then, Chrytrid Fungus (Phylum Chytridiomycota) has wiped out dozens of amphibians species. They as the primary cause of amphibian population declines and extinctions in Latin, North America, and Australia. Are all Fungus …

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