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- Catania, Salvatore; Gobbo, Federica; Ramirez, Ana S.; Guadagnini, Davide; Baldasso, Elisa; Moronato, Maria Luisa; Nicholas, Robin A. J.
- BMC veterinary research 2016 v.12 no.1 pp. 52
- Mycoplasma synoviae, etc ; Phoenicoparrus minor; adults; flocks; genes; genetic similarity; international trade; livestock and meat industry; ornamental birds; pathogens; phenotype; poultry; sequence analysis; tracheitis; vaccination; vaccines; wild birds; zoos; Italy; Netherlands; Show all 20 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: The role of wild birds in the transmission and spread of mycoplasmas is not clear. Up to now different Mycoplasma species have been isolated from wild birds many of which are not considered pathogens sensu stricto for domestic flocks. This report describes the first isolation of Mycoplasma synoviae in a captive lesser flamingo (Phoeniconaias minor) held in a zoo in Italy and the labora ...
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