Understanding and treating a new Enterococcus bacterial infection affecting Christmas Island lizards

Date: 16, Feb, 2021
Author(s):   Jessica Agius
Publisher: TSR Hub

A deadly infection caused by a new and unusual bacterium was first observed in captive Critically Endangered and Extinct in the Wild Lister’s geckos (Lepidodactylus listeri) on Christmas Island in late 2014.

2.3.5 Understanding And Treating A New Enterococcus Bacterial Infection Affecting Christmas Island Lizards Findings Factsheet UPDATE V3