Bacteria originaly identified in 1950 by Snyeszko as Haemophilus piscium, later relabeled as atypical Aeromonas salmonicida. A later DNA comparison showed 99.8% similarity against Aeromonas bestiarum. Typically infects Trout. This bacteria is very similar in symptoms to aeromonas spp. and pseudomonas spp.
Unchecked can cause many losses, treated early good outlook can be expected.
From Int Microbiol. 2005Dec ; 8 (4) : 259-69.
Martinez-Murcia AJ, Molecular