Borrelia, Rickettsia, and Ehrlichia Species in Bat Ticks, France, 2010
Cristina Socolovschi, Tahar Kernif, Didier Raoult, and Philippe Parola
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Unité de Recherche en Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales Emergentes, Marseille, France (C. Socolovschi, T. Kernif, D. Raoult); World Health Organization Collaborative Center for Rickettsial Diseases and Other Arthropod-Borne Bacterial Diseases, Marseille (P. Parola)
Figure 3. . . Phylogenetic tree drawn, using the minimum evolution method, from an alignment of the 611-bp ompA gene of Rickettsia sp. AvBat. Bootstrap values are indicated at the nodes. Scale bar indicates the degree of divergence represented by a given length of branch. Boldface indicates the taxonomic position of a new Rickettsia sp.
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