For the purposes of the Aquatic Code, spring viraemia of carp (SVC) means infection with the viral species SVC virus (SVCV) tentatively placed in the genus Vesiculovirus of the family Rhabdoviridae.
Methods for surveillance and diagnosis are provided in the Aquatic Manual.
The recommendations in this Chapter apply to: common carp (Cyprinus carpio carpio) and koi carp (Cyprinus carpio koi), crucian carp (Carassius carassius), sheatfish (also known as European catfish or wels) (Silurus glanis), silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix), bighead carp (Aristichthys nobilis), grass carp (white amur) (Ctenopharyngodon idellus), goldfish (Carassius auratus), orfe (Leuciscus idus), and tench (Tinca tinca). These recommendations also apply to any other susceptible species referred to in the Aquatic Manual when traded internationally.
*Scientific and Technical Review (available on the Online Bookshop and Website);
*Bulletin (available on the Online Bookshop and Website);
*Disease Information (available on the WAHID interface);
*World Animal Health (available on the Online Bookshop and on the WAHID interface);
*Terrestrial Animal Health Code (available on the Online Bookshop and Website);
*Aquatic Animal Health Code (available on the Online Bookshop and Website);
*OIE Quality Standard and Guidelines for Veterinary Laboratories: Infectious Diseases (available on the Online Bookshop);
*Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals (available on the Online Bookshop and Website);
*Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals (available on the Online Bookshop in English only (2009 version) and also on the Website).
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