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Table 3 Microbiological findings in birds from the German North Sea

From: Health status of seabirds and coastal birds found at the German North Sea coast

  Red knot Oyster catcher Flumar Common scoter Other
Clostridium perfringens A5 A3 A2 A5 A1
Escherichia coli A2 A3, B1, D1, F2, G1 A1 A1, C1, E1, G1 D1, G1
Beta-haemolytic streptococci    A1, E1, F1, G1   
Mycobacterium avium   D1   A2, D2, E2, F2, G2 A1, D1, E1, F1, G1
  1. 1-5 number of positive animals, A intestine, B cloacae, C bones, D liver, E lung, F spleen, G kidney.