Chytridiomycosis and Seasonal Mortality of Tropical Stream-Associated Frogs 15 Years after Introduction of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
Andrea D Phillott, Laura F Grogan, Scott D Cashins, Keith R Mcdonald, Lee Berger, Lee F Skerratt
Conserv Biol | WILEY | Published : 2013
Awarded by Department of Environment Heritage
We thank H. Ricardo and volunteers for assistance in the field, S. Garland and R. Campbell for PCR testing, and B. Scheele for helpful comments on the manuscript. This study was conducted with approval by the James Cook University Animal Ethics Committee (certificate A970) and Queensland Environmental Protection Agency (fauna permit WISP033606305). The Department of Environment Heritage provided funding via the tender 42/2004, Experimental Research to Obtain a Better Understanding of the Epidemiology, Transmission and Dispersal of Amphibian Chytrid Fungus in Australian Ecosystems.