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Batrachochytrium MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Batrachochytrium
Tree Number(s)
B01.300.283.500
Unique ID
D000084662
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000084662
Scope Note
A genus of fungi in the order Rhizophydiales, class Chytridiomycetes and phylum CHYTRIDIOMYCOTA. Batrachochytrium fungi are chytrid fungi found in aquatic habitats. Many are parasitic including Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis which is causative agent for chytrid disease in aquatic invertebrates.
Entry Term(s)
Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
Related Numbers
txid109871
Previous Indexing
Chytridiomycota (2002-2020)
Public MeSH Note
2021; for BATRACHOCHYTRIUM DENDROBATIDIS see CHYTRIDIOMYCOTA (2013-2020)
History Note
2021; for BATRACHOCHYTRIUM DENDROBATIDIS use CHYTRIDIOMYCOTA (2013-2020)
Date Established
2021/01/01
Date of Entry
2020/07/07
Revision Date
2020/08/13
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