1921
Volume 17, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
USD

Abstract

Summary

A total of 2,112 bats from six families and 29 species was collected at 33 different localities in the Departamento del Valle and similar areas in southwestern Colombia, S. A., during July and August 1964, and from August to December 1966. A specimen of feces for culture was taken from the lower portion of the large intestine or from the rectum of each bat. Four were positive for , and one was positive for . Each of the four isolates was of a different serotype (, and ) and none has been reported previously in bats. The single isolation was , which constitutes the first report of isolation of this organism from a bat.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1968.17.92
1968-01-01
2017-09-24
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1968.17.92
Loading

Most Cited This Month

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error