Disease data

Red Sea Bream Iridoviral Disease

OIE listed diseases
Fish
Viral disease; Iridovirus; Red seabream iridovirus

Summary from the online OIE Diagnostic Manual

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Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
China (Peoples Rep. of) 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Hong Kong 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
India 2019 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Indonesia 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Japan 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Korea, Republic of 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Malaysia 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Panama 2017 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Philippines 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Singapore 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Sri Lanka 2009 Suspected but not confirmed View Records
Taipei China 2010 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Taipei China 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Thailand 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
United States of America 2019 First detection in this host View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Acanthopagrus latus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Acanthopagrus schlegeli Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus akaara Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus awoara Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus bruneus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus coioides Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus fuscoguttatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus lanceolatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus malabaricus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus septemfasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Epinephelus tauvina Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Evynnis japonica Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Girella punctata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lateolabrax spp. Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Lates calcarifer Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lethrinus haematopterus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lethrinus nebulosus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Micropterus salmoides Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Mugil cephalus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Mugil cephalus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Oplegnathus punctatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Paralichthys olivaceus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Parapristipoma trilineatum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Plectorhinchus cinctus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Rachycentron canadum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Sciaenops ocellatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Sciaenops ocellatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Scomber japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Scomberomorus niphonius Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Seriola lalandi Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Takifugu (Fugu) rubripes Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Trachinotus blochii Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Trachurus japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Verasper variegatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).

Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
Japan 1994 Reported positive year View Records
Korea, Republic of 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Acanthopagrus schlegeli Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus akaara Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus awoara Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus malabaricus Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of iridovirus from Japan and Thailand for the red sea bream Pagrus major in Japan, and histopathology of experimentally infected fish.
Epinephelus septemfasciatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Evynnis japonica Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Girella punctata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Inimicus japonicus Experimental demonstration Red Sea Bream Iridoviral *Disease* in Hatchery-Reared Devil Stinger Inimicus japonicus
Inimicus japonicus Natural occurrence Red Sea Bream Iridoviral *Disease* in Hatchery-Reared Devil Stinger Inimicus japonicus
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Lates calcarifer Natural occurrence A nested PCR for the detection of grouper iridovirus in Taiwan (TGIV) incultured hybrid grouper, giant seaperch and largemouth bass.
Micropterus salmoides Natural occurrence A nested PCR for the detection of grouper iridovirus in Taiwan (TGIV) incultured hybrid grouper, giant seaperch and largemouth bass.
Oplegnathus fasciatus Experimental demonstration Multiplication rate of Red seabream iridovirus (RSIV) in rock bream Oplegnathus fasciatus at different fish rearing temperatures
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Oplegnathus punctatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pagrus major Experimental demonstration Efficacy of a bivalent inactivated vaccine against red seabream iridovirus and streptococcus iniae in red seabream, Pagrus major
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Biological and physico-chemical properties of the iridovirus isolated from cultured red sea bream, Pagrus major.
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Characteristics of an iridovirus isolated from Red Sea Bream, Pagrus major.
Paralichthys olivaceus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Parapristipoma trilineatum Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Seriola aureovittata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Siniperca chuatsi Experimental demonstration The infection of red seabream iridovirus in mandarin fish (Siniperca chuatsi) and the host immune related gene expression profiles
Takifugu (Fugu) rubripes Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Trachinotus blochii Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Trachurus japonicus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.

Countries affected

Country Year Status View Records
China (Peoples Rep. of) 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Hong Kong 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
India 2019 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Indonesia 2013 Occurrence limited to certain zones View Records
Japan 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Korea, Republic of 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Malaysia 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Panama 2017 Reported in country for the first time View Records
Philippines 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Singapore 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Sri Lanka 2009 Suspected but not confirmed View Records
Taipei China 2010 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Taipei China 2013 Reported present or known to be present View Records
Thailand 2006 Reported present or known to be present View Records
United States of America 2019 First detection in this host View Records

Species affected

Species Disease occurence Abstract
Acanthopagrus latus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Acanthopagrus schlegeli Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Acanthopagrus schlegeli Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus akaara Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus akaara Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus awoara Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus awoara Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus bruneus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus coioides Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus fuscoguttatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus lanceolatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus malabaricus Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of iridovirus from Japan and Thailand for the red sea bream Pagrus major in Japan, and histopathology of experimentally infected fish.
Epinephelus malabaricus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus septemfasciatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Epinephelus septemfasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Epinephelus spp. Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Epinephelus tauvina Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Evynnis japonica Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Evynnis japonica Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Girella punctata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Girella punctata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Inimicus japonicus Experimental demonstration Red Sea Bream Iridoviral *Disease* in Hatchery-Reared Devil Stinger Inimicus japonicus
Inimicus japonicus Natural occurrence Red Sea Bream Iridoviral *Disease* in Hatchery-Reared Devil Stinger Inimicus japonicus
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Lateolabrax japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lateolabrax spp. Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Lates calcarifer Natural occurrence A nested PCR for the detection of grouper iridovirus in Taiwan (TGIV) incultured hybrid grouper, giant seaperch and largemouth bass.
Lates calcarifer Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lethrinus haematopterus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Lethrinus nebulosus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Micropterus salmoides Natural occurrence A nested PCR for the detection of grouper iridovirus in Taiwan (TGIV) incultured hybrid grouper, giant seaperch and largemouth bass.
Micropterus salmoides Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Mugil cephalus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Mugil cephalus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Oplegnathus fasciatus Experimental demonstration Multiplication rate of Red seabream iridovirus (RSIV) in rock bream Oplegnathus fasciatus at different fish rearing temperatures
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Oplegnathus fasciatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Oplegnathus punctatus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Oplegnathus punctatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pagrus major Experimental demonstration Efficacy of a bivalent inactivated vaccine against red seabream iridovirus and streptococcus iniae in red seabream, Pagrus major
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Biological and physico-chemical properties of the iridovirus isolated from cultured red sea bream, Pagrus major.
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pagrus major Natural occurrence Characteristics of an iridovirus isolated from Red Sea Bream, Pagrus major.
Paralichthys olivaceus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Paralichthys olivaceus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Parapristipoma trilineatum Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Parapristipoma trilineatum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Plectorhinchus cinctus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Pseudocaranx dentex Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Rachycentron canadum Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Sciaenops ocellatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Sciaenops ocellatus Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Scomber japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Scomberomorus niphonius Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola aureovittata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2010 (13th edition)
Seriola dumerili Natural occurrence OIE Aquatic Animal Health Code 2011 (Online)
Seriola lalandi Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases (3rd edition).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Diagnostic Manual for Aquatic Animal Diseases 2003 (4th edition).
Seriola quinqueradiata Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Siniperca chuatsi Experimental demonstration The infection of red seabream iridovirus in mandarin fish (Siniperca chuatsi) and the host immune related gene expression profiles
Takifugu (Fugu) rubripes Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Takifugu (Fugu) rubripes Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence Pathogenicity of Red Sea Bream Iridovirus and other fish iridoviruses to Red Sea Bream.
Thunnus thynnus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Trachinotus blochii Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Trachinotus blochii Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Trachurus japonicus Natural occurrence Cultured fish species affected by red sea bream iridoviral disease from 1991 to 1995.
Trachurus japonicus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).
Verasper variegatus Natural occurrence OIE Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (5th edition, 2006).