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Associations between Avian Genotypes of Chlamydia psittaci and Types of Birds

Associations between Avian Genotypes of Chlamydia psittaci and Types of Birds

A

B

C

D

E

E/B

F

Psittacines

++

+

+

+

Pigeons, doves

+

++

++

+

Waterfowl

+

+

++

+

++

Turkeys

+

+

+

++

+

+

+

Chicken

++

+

++

+

+

Passerines

+

++

Ratites

++

Wild birds

++

++

++ = Genotype most commonly associated with this bird species or group.

+ = Genotype less commonly associated with this bird species or group.