Federally Reportable Aquatic Animal Diseases in Canada – 2019

Also available: Federally Reportable Diseases for terrestrial animals in Canada – 2019

This table lists the number of confirmed cases of a federally reportable aquatic animal disease in Canada this year. The numbers include both wild and farmed aquatic animals and are running totals, up until and including the last day of the previous month.

This table is updated on the 10th day of each month. The 10-day period is used to compile and validate the data. If the 10th day of the month falls on a weekend or a holiday, the table will be updated the next business day.

The CFIA updates Canada's health status in real time as mandatory notifications of aquatic animal diseases are confirmed.

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Current as of: 2019-08-31

Federally reportable aquatic animal diseases – Crustaceans
Disease Total
Taura syndrome
White spot disease
Yellow Head Disease
Federally reportable aquatic animal diseases – Finfish
Disease Total
Ceratomyxosis (Ceratomyxa shasta)
Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis
Infectious haematopoietic necrosis
Infectious pancreatic necrosis 2 (details)
Infectious salmon anaemia 9 (details)
Koi herpesvirus disease
Spring viraemia of carp
Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia
Whirling disease (Myxobolus cerebralis)
White sturgeon iridoviral disease
Federally reportable aquatic animal diseases – Molluscs
Disease Total
Bonamia ostreae
Haplosporidium nelsoni
Marteilia refringens
Marteiliodes chungmuensis
Mikrocytos mackini
Perkinsus marinus
Perkinsus olseni


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