Diagnosing Chytrid Infection

This illustration details the diagnosis procedure of identifying chytrid infection in amphibians.

Chytridiomycosis or Chytrid is caused by the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd). It is a deadly skin disease that affects amphibians worldwide and has led to a rapid decline in amphibian species.

Illustration created by: Courtney Arden White