rickettsia

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any of a group of very small rod-shaped bacteria that live in biting arthropods (as ticks and mites) and cause disease in vertebrate hosts

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Flinders Island spotted fever rickettsioses caused by "marmionii" strain of Rickettsia honei, eastern Australia.
In 1992, Rickettsia honei isolates were obtained from 2 patients with FISF.
Flinders Island spotted fever rickettsioses caused by "marmionii" strain Rickettsia honei, eastern Australia.
Short report: Thai tick typhus, Rickettsia honei, and a unique Rickettsia detected in Ixodes granulates (Ixodidae: Acari) from Thailand.
Ultrastructural and genetic evidence of a reptilian tick, Aponomma hydrosauri, as a host of Rickettsia honei in Australia: possible transovarial transmission.