Volume 15, Number 4—April 2009
THEME ISSUE The Amazon Region
Lobomycosis in Inshore and Estuarine Dolphins
Alberto Enrique Paniz-Mondolfi and Lilian Sander-Hoffmann
Author affiliations: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA (A.E. Paniz-Mondolfi); Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela (A.E. Paniz-Mondolfi, L.Sander-Hoffmann); Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porte Alegre, Brazil (L. Sander-Hoffmann)
Figure. Grocott methamine silver–stained section from a skin biopsy specimen of a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) showing abundant Lacazia loboi yeast cells individually and in chains connected by thin tubular bridges. Magnification ×400.
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