chytridiomycosis | definition

  • disease of amphibians caused by the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
  • thought to be a major cause of the global amphibian decline

Source:

Clark, M., Douglas, M., Choi, J. Biology 2e. Houston, Texas: OpenStax. Access for free at: https://openstax.org/details/books/biology-2e