Aeromonadaceae Representatives (Motile Aeromonads)

  • Brian Austin
  • Dawn A. Austin


The motile aeromonads have traditionally been linked to Aer. hydrophila, but multiple species of fish pathogens have been recognized including Aer. dhakensis and Aer. schubertii. Nevertheless, Aer. hydrophila has been the focus of attention since the start of the twenty-first century particularly as a target for the development of diagnostic and control strategies.


Septicaemia Motile Aeromonas Pathogenicity Vaccines Probiotics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brian Austin
    • 1
  • Dawn A. Austin
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of AquacultureUniversity of StirlingStirlingUK
  2. 2.School of Life SciencesHeriot-Watt UniversityEdinburghUK

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