Root sepsis associated with insect-dwelling Sebaldella termitidis in a lesser dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius)

@article{Eisenberg2015RootSA,
  title={Root sepsis associated with insect-dwelling Sebaldella termitidis in a lesser dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius)},
  author={Tobias Eisenberg and Stefanie P. Glaeser and Peter K{\"a}mpfer and Nicole Schauerte and Christina Geiger},
  journal={Antonie van Leeuwenhoek},
  year={2015},
  volume={108},
  pages={1373-1382}
}
Sebaldella termitidis is a rare fastidious microorganism of the Leptotrichiaceae family. A variety of closely related species are associated with severe and even life-threatening disease in humans and animals, such as Streptobacillus moniliformis, the etiological organism of rat-bite fever as well as members of Leptotrichia spp. and Sneathia sanguinegens, which have been reported from cases of septicaemia. In contrast, since its description some 50 years ago, S. ermitidis has so far never been… 

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