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Chlamydophila psittaci in captive ramphastids in São Paulo State , Brazil

@inproceedings{RasoI2012ChlamydophilaPI,
  title={Chlamydophila psittaci in captive ramphastids in S{\~a}o Paulo State , Brazil},
  author={T{\^a}nia de Freitas RasoI},
  year={2012}
}
Chlamydophila psittaci (C. psittaci) has been detected in 460 avian species, among them the most frequent are the Psittaciformes, Columbiformes, Anseriformes and raptors. In Brazil, the main avian species recognized as healthy carriers belong to the order Psittaciformes and Columbiformes, but very few studies have been done in other bird families. Reports of the occurrence of this disease in the clinical form are rare in the Ramphastids; consequently, they are not commonly evaluated for this… 

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