Infection with spring viraemia of carp virus

Last Modified: Thu, 22 Jun 2023 15:57:02 IST
Disease name Infection with spring viraemia of carp virus
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Fish
Description Spring viraemia of carp (SVC) is a rhabdovirus infection (26) capable of inducing an acute haemorrhagic and contagious viraemia in several carp species and of some other cyprinid and ictalurid fish species.
Status in Ireland Absent
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Never reported
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
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Link to relevant external website
About Fish Health in Ireland | Fish Health Unit
Notifiable in Ireland Yes
WOAH Listed Yes