Fungi in mink feed and organs

Anda Valdovska, Aleksandrs Jemeljanovs, Mara Pilmane

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Abstract

The research of feed components of minks (frozen fish and meat offal, dried haemoglobin, dried protein, wheat, barley, wheat and barley meal), and ready-mixed mink feed were investigated by mycological method in Sabouraud's Agar and Czapek Agar. The mycological examination of mink feedstuffs veriffed its contamination with Acremoniella atra, Alternaria spp., Aspergillus spp., Aureobasidium pullulans, Candida spp., Chaetomium spp., Cladosporium spp., Coremiella cubispora, Crysonilia sitophila, Curvularia spp., Fusarium spp., Gliocladium spp., Moniliella acetoabutans, Mortierella spp., Mucor spp., Penicillium spp., Sporothrix cyanescens, Stemphylium spp., Trichophyton terrestre, Zygosporium masonii, and Wangiella spp. Mycological examination of the mink liver, lungs and kidneys showed contamination with Acremonium spp., Actinomyces israelli, Arthrographis kalrae, Aspergillus spp., Aureobasidium pullulans, Candida spp., Chaetomium spp., Cladosporium bantianum, Cladosporium sphaerospermum, Conidiobolus coronatus, Curvularia spp., Emmonsia spp., Fonsecaea pedrosoi, Geotrichum candidum, Mucor spp., Penicillium spp., Scedosporium prolificans, Sporothrix cyanescens, and Wangiella spp.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationResearch for Rural Development 2006 - International Scientific Conference Proceedings
Place of PublicationJelgava
PublisherLatvia University of Agriculture
Pages253-257
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)9789984784144
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Event12th Annual International Scientific Conference Proceedings - Research for Rural Development 2006 - Jelgava, Latvia
Duration: 19 May 200622 May 2006
Conference number: 12

Publication series

NameResearch for Rural Development
ISSN (Print)1691-4031
ISSN (Electronic)1691-4031

Conference

Conference12th Annual International Scientific Conference Proceedings - Research for Rural Development 2006
Country/TerritoryLatvia
CityJelgava
Period19/05/0622/05/06

Keywords

  • Feed
  • Fungi
  • Mink

Field of Science

  • 3.1 Basic medicine
  • 3.2 Clinical medicine
  • 2.6 Medical engineering
  • 1.6 Biological sciences

Publication Type

  • 3.1. Articles or chapters in proceedings/scientific books indexed in Web of Science and/or Scopus database

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