TABLE 2:

Anaerobic bacterial isolates (n=133) from odontogenic abscesses from 48 domestic rabbits.

Bacterial isolateNumber of isolations
Fusobacterium nucleatum 24
Fusobacterium necrophorum 1
Fusobacterium species 11
Total Fusobacterium species 36 (27.1%)
Peptostreptococcus micros 3
Peptostreptococcus anaerobius 23
Peptostreptococcus species 1
Total Peptostreptococcus species 27 (20.3%)
Bacteroides fragilis 9
Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron 2
Bacteroides uniformis 2
Bacteroides ureolyticus 4
Bacteroides spp 10
Total Bacteroides species 27 (20.3%)
Prevotella oulorum 1
Prevotella bivia 2
Prevotella heparinolyticus 1
Prevotella species 9
Total Prevotella species 13 (9.8%)
Porphyromonas levii 1
Porphyromonas canoris 1
Porphyromonas species 2
Total Porphyromonas species 4 (3.0%)
Clostridium species 3 (2.3%)
Eubacterium lentum 1 (0.8%)
Veilloonella species 1 (0.8%)
Mixed (not identified to a genera) 1 (0.8%)
Mixed Gram positive
 Cocci5
 Coccobacilli1
 Rods8
Mixed Gram negative
 Rod6