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Table 3 Bartonella species in small mammals from Germany and the Czech Republic

From: Highly prevalent bartonellae and other vector-borne pathogens in small mammal species from the Czech Republic and Germany

Small mammal family/ speciesa No. of Bartonella DNA positive samples (%) No. of Bartonella-positive samples selected for sequencing No. of Bartonella species-positive samples
B. sp. N40 B. grahamii B. taylorii B. doshiae B. uncultured
Muridae
 Apodemus agrarius 2 (100) 2 2
 Apodemus flavicollis 36 (75.0) 13 2 3 2 - 6
 Apodemus sylvaticus 4 (66.7) 3 3
Cricetidaea
 Microtus arvalis 115 (74.7) 46 2 1b 4 10 29
 Myodes glareolus 35 (44.9) 11 1 4 6
Soricidaea
 Sorex araneus 19 (63.3) 5 5
 Sorex coronatus 5 (71.4) 4 4
 Total 216 (66.1) 84 7 11 21 10 35
  1. aMicrotus agrestis (n = 1) and Sorex minutus (n = 1) were negative for Bartonella spp. DNA (see Table 1) and therefore not included in this table
  2. bDetected only in 1 out of 1 individual from Germany