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Data set name

Database of fish diseases in Baltic fish

Data holding centreNational Marine Fisheries Research Institute (NMFRI)
CountryPoland  Poland
Time periodJan 2001 to Dec 2002
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Open sea and offshore area from Pomeranian Bay to Gdansk Basin, within the Polish EEZ

Observations 
Parameters

Fish disease and parasites

Description 
Summary

Commercial species of fish such as cod, herring, flounder and sprat have examined for externally visible diseases. Pathological changes have been classified and registered. The following pathological changes have been observed among examined species: lymphocystis, skin ulcers, skeletal deformations, developmental anomalies, hyperaemia and melanism.

OriginatorsNational Marine Fisheries Research Institute (NMFRI)
Availability 
OrganisationNational Marine Fisheries Research Institute (NMFRI)
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactDr. Magdalena Podolska
Address

National Marine Fisheries Research Institute (NMFRI)
Kollataja 1
Gdynia

81-332
Poland

Telephone+48 58 6201728
Facsimile+48 58 73 56 110
Emailbilbo@mir.gdynia.pl
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Local identifier21005021
Global identifier1656
Last revised2009-01-08