• Flexibacter is well known for its yellow-hued species that are identified as fish pathogen which can affect the gills, skin, eggs, and larvae of a variety of fish species (Crump). (kenyon.edu)
  • In addition, DNA sequencing of many species of Flexibacter has occured, yielding valuable information. (kenyon.edu)
  • Flexibacter is a known fish pathogen which causes gill disease, as well as egg and larvae disease, which raises the death rates of certain fish species, such as Koi, once infected (KOISTAFF). (kenyon.edu)
  • One strain of the disease which causes illness in halibut eggs and larvae is cause by Flexibacter ovolyticus (Hansen). (kenyon.edu)