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- Marz, Manja, et al. Show all 17 Authors
- Systematic and applied microbiology 2014 v.37 no.2 pp. 79-88
- Chlamydia; epidemiological studies; flocks; genes; monophyly; multilocus sequence typing; new species; pathogens; pigeons; poultry; ribosomal RNA
- ... The family Chlamydiaceae with the recombined single genus Chlamydia currently comprises nine species, all of which are obligate intracellular organisms distinguished by a unique biphasic developmental cycle. Anecdotal evidence from epidemiological surveys in flocks of poultry, pigeons and psittacine birds have indicated the presence of non-classified chlamydial strains, some of which may act as pa ...