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Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), a chytrid fungus, has increasingly been implicated as a major factor in the worldwide decline of amphibian populations. The fungus causes chytridiomycosis in susceptible species leading to massive die-offs of adult amphibians. Althou... View more
10 Bosch J, Martinez-Solano I, Garcia-Paris M. Evidence of a chytrid fungus infection involved of the decline of the common midwife toad (Alytes obstetricans) in protected areas in central Spain. Biol Conserv. 2001;97: 331–337.