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1 July 1979 STREPTOBACILLARY PLEURITIS IN A KOALA (Phascolarctos cinereus)
EDWARD G. RUSSELL, EMIL F. STRAUBE
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Abstract

A case of Streptobacillus moniliformis pleuritis in a koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) is reported. Lesions were granulomatous in nature. S. moniliformis was recovered in pure culture, and found by experimental inoculation to be pathogenic for mice but not for a rat.

RUSSELL and STRAUBE: STREPTOBACILLARY PLEURITIS IN A KOALA (Phascolarctos cinereus)
EDWARD G. RUSSELL and EMIL F. STRAUBE "STREPTOBACILLARY PLEURITIS IN A KOALA (Phascolarctos cinereus)," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 15(3), 391-394, (1 July 1979). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-15.3.391
Received: 29 November 1978; Published: 1 July 1979
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