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1 April 1971 FURTHER STUDIES ON “LIMEY-DISEASE” OF TASMANIAN MUTTON BIRDS (Puffinus tenuirostris)
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“Limey-disease” of mutton birds has been shown to be a form of nephritis probably associated with infection of the ureters and collecting ducts by a coccidium. The parasite has been identified as an Eimeria sp., but does not appear to be identical with other avian, renal coccidia.

MUNDAY, MASON, WELLS, and ARUNDEL: FURTHER STUDIES ON “LIMEY-DISEASE” OF TASMANIAN MUTTON BIRDS (Puffinus tenuirostris)
B. L. MUNDAY, R. W. MASON, R. J. H. WELLS, and J. H. ARUNDEL "FURTHER STUDIES ON “LIMEY-DISEASE” OF TASMANIAN MUTTON BIRDS (Puffinus tenuirostris)," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 7(2), (1 April 1971). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-7.2.126
Received: 30 December 1970; Published: 1 April 1971
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