Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis

Athletes Foot Killing Frogs By Spreading Deadly Chytridiomycosis Disease

An aggressive fungus, described as a version of athlete’s foot, is killing frogs worldwide and biologists are working hard to save them. The name of the fungus is Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis or “BD”; it causes the disease chytridiomycosis. It is believed [...]