Month: November 2017

B. Dendrobatidis in Ecuador Frogs

The Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, also known as Bd is a chytrid fungus, which already affects more than 35% of the world amphibians, without sparing the frogs of Ecuador or any of the geographical areas hosting Anurans, Salamander and Amphibian. Climate change, alteration and reduction of the natural habitat of these areas are apparently the main reasons