Nosema apis BRL 01 (GCA_000447185) (NapisBRLv01)

About Nosema apis BRL 01 (GCA_000447185)


Nosema apis is a microsporidian, a small, unicellular parasite recently reclassified as a fungus that mainly affects honey bees. It causes nosemosis, also called nosema, which is the most common and widespread of adult honey bee diseases. The dormant stage of N. apis is a long-lived spore which is resistant to temperature extremes and dehydration, and cannot be killed by freezing the contaminated comb. Nosemosis is a listed disease with the Office International des Epizooties (OIE).

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Taxonomy ID 1037528

Data source European Nucleotide Archive