isolation of campylobacter species from zoo animals and polymerase chain reaction-based random amplified polymorphism dna analysis.a total of 104 fecal specimens from 30 mammals, 12 birds, and 3 reptiles at the phoenix zoological gardens, miyazaki city, japan, were examined for the presence of campylobacter species. all the animals examined were healthy with no fecal abnormality. twenty-three (22.1%) thermophilic campylobacters, (9 c. jejuni, 11 c. hyointestinalis, 2 c. coli, and 1 c. lari), were isolated from 11 animals (7 mammals and 4 birds). c. jejuni and c. hyointestinalis were the predominant species isolated from the ...200010665534
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