Disease data

Infection with Perkinsus olseni

OIE listed diseases
Molluscs
Protozoan disease; Apicomplexa; Perkinsus olseni

Summary from the online OIE Diagnostic Manual

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Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
Australia 2015 Reported present in specific zones View Records
China (Peoples Rep. of) 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
France 2012 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
French Polynesia 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Italy 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Japan 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Korea, Republic of 2007 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Kuwait 2007 Year of last reported occurrence View Records
New Zealand 2014 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Portugal 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Spain 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Tunisia 2013 Suspected but not confirmed View Records
United States of America 2008 Serological evidence and/or isolation of causative agent, no clinical disease View Records
Uruguay 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Vietnam 2013 Suspected but not confirmed View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Austrovenus stutchburyi Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Austrovenus stutchburyi Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Crassostrea ariakensis Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Crassostrea gigas Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis cyclobates Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis cyclobates Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis iris Unknown Infection with Perkinsus olseni, New Zealand: Immediate notification (15/08/2013)
Haliotis laevigata Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis laevigata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis ruber Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis ruber Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis scalaris Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis scalaris Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Haliotis spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Veneridae Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Veneridae Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)

Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
China (Peoples Rep. of) 2019 Reported present or known to be present View Records
India 2010 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Italy 2014 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Japan 2018 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Korea, Republic of 2010 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Taiwan 2018 First detection in this host View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Ruditapes decussatus Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Ruditapes decussatus Experimental demonstration Development and validation of a specific real-time PCR assay for the detection of the parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence Fine structure of Perkinsus atlanticus n. sp. (Apicomplexa, Perkinsea) parasite of the clam Ruditapes decussatus from Portugal.
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Survey on Perkinsus species in Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum in Korean waters using species-specific PCR
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration New insights into the entrance of Perkinsus olseni in the Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Development and validation of a specific real-time PCR assay for the detection of the parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Mortality of Spats of Manila Clam Ruditapes philippinarum Experimentally Challenged with the Protozoan Parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Various Natural occurrence Prevalence of Perkinsus spp. in selected shellfish species collected off China coast
Venerupis aurea (Tapes aurea) Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Venerupis corrugata Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Venerupis corrugata Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).

Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
Australia 2015 Reported present in specific zones View Records
China (Peoples Rep. of) 2019 Reported present or known to be present View Records
France 2012 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
French Polynesia 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
India 2010 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Italy 2014 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Japan 2018 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Korea, Republic of 2010 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Kuwait 2007 Year of last reported occurrence View Records
New Zealand 2014 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Portugal 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Spain 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Taiwan 2018 First detection in this host View Records
Tunisia 2013 Suspected but not confirmed View Records
United States of America 2008 Serological evidence and/or isolation of causative agent, no clinical disease View Records
Uruguay 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Vietnam 2013 Suspected but not confirmed View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Austrovenus stutchburyi Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Austrovenus stutchburyi Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Crassostrea ariakensis Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Crassostrea gigas Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis cyclobates Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis cyclobates Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis iris Unknown Infection with Perkinsus olseni, New Zealand: Immediate notification (15/08/2013)
Haliotis laevigata Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis laevigata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis ruber Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis ruber Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis scalaris Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Haliotis scalaris Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Haliotis spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Haliotis spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Ruditapes decussatus Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Ruditapes decussatus Experimental demonstration Development and validation of a specific real-time PCR assay for the detection of the parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence Fine structure of Perkinsus atlanticus n. sp. (Apicomplexa, Perkinsea) parasite of the clam Ruditapes decussatus from Portugal.
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Ruditapes decussatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Survey on Perkinsus species in Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum in Korean waters using species-specific PCR
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration New insights into the entrance of Perkinsus olseni in the Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Development and validation of a specific real-time PCR assay for the detection of the parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes philippinarum Experimental demonstration Mortality of Spats of Manila Clam Ruditapes philippinarum Experimentally Challenged with the Protozoan Parasite Perkinsus olseni
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2005 [8th edition]
Ruditapes philippinarum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Various Natural occurrence Prevalence of Perkinsus spp. in selected shellfish species collected off China coast
Veneridae Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Veneridae Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Venerupis aurea (Tapes aurea) Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).
Venerupis corrugata Experimental demonstration Cross-infection with Perkinsus atlanticus in Ruditapes decussatus, Ruditapes philippinarum and Venerupis pullastra.
Venerupis corrugata Natural occurrence Principal parasites observed in clams, Ruditapes decussatus (L.), Ruditapes phillippinarium (Adams et Reeve), Venerupis pullastra (Montagu) and Venerupis aureus (Gmelin), from the Huelva coast (S.W. Spain).