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1 April 1972 A SEROLOGICAL STUDY OF SOME INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF TASMANIAN WILDLIFE
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Twenty-six species of fauna were examined for the presence of antibodies in their sera. Reactors were found against Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae (2/74 fallow deer and 3/27 forest ravens), Leptospira pomona (3/5 wombats and 1/2 Gunn's bandicoots), Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae (2/13 Norway rats), Leptospira hyos (3/6 potoroos and 1/19 hares), Leptospira grippotyphosa (1/127 fallow deer), Q. fever (1/1 Bennett's wallaby), psittacosis - lymphogranuloma group (1/1 giant petrel and 1/18 short-tailed shearwaters), mucosal disease (2/44 Bennett's wallaby and 11/76 fallow deer), infectious bronchitis (1/84 short-tailed shearwaters), and Toxoplasma gondii (3/7 pademelons and 12/69 rabbits).

MUNDAY: A SEROLOGICAL STUDY OF SOME INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF TASMANIAN WILDLIFE
and B. L. MUNDAY "A SEROLOGICAL STUDY OF SOME INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF TASMANIAN WILDLIFE," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 8(2), (1 April 1972). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-8.2.169
Received: 1 September 1971; Accepted: ; Published: 1 April 1972
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