Ché Weldon

Summary

Affiliation: North-West University
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Origin of the amphibian chytrid fungus
    Ché Weldon
    North West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:2100-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in amphibian skin
    Ché Weldon
    School of Environmental Sciences and Development, North West University, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Dis Aquat Organ 72:153-61. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Morphology of the elygium and developing umbraculum in the eye of Amietia vertebralis tadpoles
    Donnavan J D Kruger
    Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    J Morphol 274:551-6. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationships among size, development, and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection in African tadpoles
    Kevin G Smith
    School of Environmental Sciences and Development, North West University, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Dis Aquat Organ 74:159-64. 2007
  5. pmc Spatial Assessment of Amphibian Chytrid Fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) in South Africa Confirms Endemic and Widespread Infection
    Jeanne Tarrant
    Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e69591. 2013

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Publications5

  1. pmc Origin of the amphibian chytrid fungus
    Ché Weldon
    North West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:2100-5. 2004
    ..We propose that Africa is the origin of the amphibian chytrid and that the international trade in X. laevis that began in the mid-1930s was the means of dissemination...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in amphibian skin
    Ché Weldon
    School of Environmental Sciences and Development, North West University, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Dis Aquat Organ 72:153-61. 2006
    ..dendrobatidis at a specific level of probability. Thus, examination of a test sample of skin tissue with direct-count quantification can help in planning the sampling of tissues for histological surveys...
  3. doi request reprint Morphology of the elygium and developing umbraculum in the eye of Amietia vertebralis tadpoles
    Donnavan J D Kruger
    Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    J Morphol 274:551-6. 2013
    ..A smaller, ventral elygium is also present in this species and is similar in structure to the dorsal elygium. The development of the elygium over a six-month period is also described...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationships among size, development, and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection in African tadpoles
    Kevin G Smith
    School of Environmental Sciences and Development, North West University, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Dis Aquat Organ 74:159-64. 2007
    ..dendrobatidis in larval amphibians is important to understanding the effects of this emerging disease...
  5. pmc Spatial Assessment of Amphibian Chytrid Fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) in South Africa Confirms Endemic and Widespread Infection
    Jeanne Tarrant
    Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom, North West Province, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e69591. 2013
    ..Predicting pathogen distribution patterns and potential impact is increasingly important for prioritising research and guiding management decisions. ..