In 222 Rana pipiens frogs and 34 tadpoles captured in and near Minnesota, Aeromonas hydrophila and 29 species of Enterobacteriaceae, including yersinia enterocolitica and Salmonella arizonae, were isolated from intestines. The prevalence of members of the family Enterobacteriaceae was lowest in frogs captured in early spring and highest in frogs captured in late summer.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Applied and Environmental Microbiology|
|State||Published - 1983|
- Bacteria and cancer in leopard frogs (Rana pipiens)
Hird, D. W., Diesch, S. L., McKinnell, R. G., Gorham, E., Martin, F. B., Meadows, C. A., & Gasiorowski, M. (1983). Enterobacteriaceae and Aeromonas-Hydrophila in Minnesota frogs and tadpoles (Rana pipiens). Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 46(6), 1423-1425. http://purl.umn.edu/147963