Overview Code created in: 2014-02-08
- EPPO Code: NOSMCE
- Preferred name: Nosema ceranae
- Authority: Fries, Feng, Feng, da Silva, Slemenda & Pieniazek
An intracellular parasite of honeybees, originally the Asiatic honey bee Apis cerana. Now found in honey bee colonies worldwide, and probably associated with \"colony collapse disorder\", together with a virus.