+ Site Statistics
References:
52,654,530
Abstracts:
29,560,856
PMIDs:
28,072,755
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Molecular phylogeny of the kidney-parasitic Sphaerospora renicola from common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and Sphaerospora sp. from goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus)



Molecular phylogeny of the kidney-parasitic Sphaerospora renicola from common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and Sphaerospora sp. from goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus)



Acta Veterinaria Hungarica 52(4): 469-478



The genetic relatedness of two kidney-parasitic Sphaerospora species was studied. Although S. renicola, the causative agent of swimbladder inflammation of common carp fingerlings (Cyprinus carpio), and Sphaerospora sp. originating from goldfish (Carassius auratus auratus) were indistinguishable on the basis of spore morphology, they were found to be genetically different as their 18S rDNA sequences shared only 71.9% identical nucleotides. In the phylogenetic trees, Sphaerospora sp. from goldfish grouped with Myxidium truttae (AJ582061) within the clade of the coelozoic freshwater species. Sphaerospora renicola clustered with S. molnari (AF378345) within the group of myxosporeans histozoic in gills. The topology of the six Sphaerospora species on the phylogenetic trees implied that myxospore morphology does not correlate with the genetic relationships, and the genus seems to be polyphyletic.

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 004240237

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 15595280

DOI: 10.1556/AVet.52.2004.4.9


Related references

Chromosome complements of the goldfish carassius auratus auratus and common carp cyprinus carpio. Cytobios 48(194-195): 143-150, 1986

Experimental transmission of Sphaerospora renicola to common carp Cyprinus carpio fry. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 16(2): 91-95, 1993

Sphaerospora renicola new species a myxosporean from carp cyprinus carpio kidney and its pathogenicity. Zeitschrift fuer Parasitenkunde 68(3): 259-268, 1982

Molecular cloning of prepro-thyrotropin-releasing hormone cDNAs from the common carp Cyprinus carpio and goldfish Carassius auratus. General and Comparative Endocrinology 141(1): 84-92, 2005

An ultrastructural study of the myxosporeans, Sphaerospora angulata and Sphaerospora carassii, in the common carp, Cyprinus carpio L. Journal of protozoology 29 30(2): 415-422, 1983

An ultrastructural study of the myxosporeans sphaerospora angulata and sphaerospora carassii in the common carp cyprinus carpio. Journal of Protozoology 30(2): 415-422, 1983

Presporogonic development of sphaerospora renicola dykova and lom 1982 in the swimbladder of the common carp cyprinus carpio l. Journal of Fish Diseases 11(6): 489-498, 1988

Presporogonic development of Sphaerospora renicola Dykova & Lom, 1982, in the swimbladder of the common carp, Cyprinus carpio L. Journal of Fish Diseases, 116: 489-497, 1988

Seasonal development of parasites of common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) with special reference to Sphaerospora renicola in a carp farm in the eastern part of Lower Saxony. 1990

Phylogenetic relationships of silver crucian carp Carassius auratus gibelio, C. auratus cuvieri, crucian carp C. carassius, and common carp Cyprinus carpio as inferred from mitochondrial DNA variation. Genetika 47(3): 368-378, 2011

Experimental induction of sphaerospora renicola myxosporea infection in common carp cyprinus carpio by transmission of swimbladder protozoans. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 2(2): 86-94, 1986

Fasting goldfish, Carassius auratus, and common carp, Cyprinus carpio, use different metabolic strategies when swimming. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A, Molecular and Integrative Physiology 163(3-4): 327-335, 2013

Experimental evidence that protozoans causing swim-bladder inflammation in common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) are stages of Sphaerospora renicola. Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists 4(1): 14-15, 1984

Erythrocyte antigens of common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.), grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella Vail.) and goldfish (Carassius auratus gibelio Block). Trudy Vserossiiskogo Nauchno-Issledovatelskogo Instituta Prudovogo Rybnogo Khozaistva, 15: 278-283, 1967

Reno-, hepato- and splenomegaly of common carp fingerlings (Cyprinus carpio L.) diseased in swimbladder inflammation caused by Sphaerospora renicola Dyková et Lom, 1982. Acta Veterinaria Hungarica 51(3): 321-329, 2003