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Hypodermal and haematopoietic necrosis

Last Modified: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:35:14 IST
Disease name Hypodermal and haematopoietic necrosis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Crustaceans
Definition infectious hypodermal and haematopoietic necrosis (IHHN) means infection with infectious hypodermal and haematopoietic necrosis virus (IHHNV). IHHNV isclassified as the species Penaeusstyliro strisdenso virus in the genus Breviden sovirus in the family Parvoviridae .
Status in Ireland Not Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Never Recorded
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
Contact Fiona Geoghegan (Fish Health Manager)
Legislation
Link to relevant external website http://www.fishhealth.ie/FHU/
OIE Link http://web.oie.int/eng/normes/fcode/en_chapitre_1.9.2.pdf
Publications