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Table 1 Bacterial isolates from normal eyes

From: Conjunctival aerobic bacterial flora in healthy Silesian foals and adult horses in Poland

Isolate Gram positive/ Gram negative Total number of isolates Percent of total isolates
Staphylococcus sciuria Positive 16 37.2%
Staphylococcus xylosusa Positive 9 21.0%
Staphylococcus spp.*b Positive 4 9.3%
Staphylococcus simulansa Positive 1 2.3%
Brevibacterium diminuta Positive 1 2.3%
Moraxella lacunata Negative 5 11.6%
Pseudomonas aeruginosa Negative 1 2.3%
Sphingomonas paucimobilis Negative 2 4.7%
Burkholderia cepacia Negative 2 4.7%
Comamonas acidovorans Negative 1 2.3%
Chryseobacterium meningosepticum Negative 1 2.3%
Total   43 100%
  1. (*not subjected to further strain identification)
  2. aMSCNS– methicillin-susceptible coagulase-negative Staphylococcus)
  3. bMSS – methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus