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Table 1 Overview of all collected animal faecal samples and number of yielded bacterial isolates

From: Molecular characterisation of extended-spectrum ß-lactamase producing Escherichia coli in wild birds and cattle, Ibadan, Nigeria

Animals Collected faecal samples No. samples yielding bacterial
growth on CEMBd
Total bacterial isolates E. coli isolates Non-E. coli isolates Cefotaxime resistant E. coli isolatesa Cefotaxime susceptible E. coli isolates Non-E. coli isolates resistant to cefotaxime
Cattle 250 32 56 55 1b 53 2 0
Egret 28 26 89 88 1c 87 1 0
Whistling duck 24 2 4 4 0 4 0 0
Total 302 60 149 147 2 144 3 0
  1. a Subjected to further analyses (antimicrobial susceptibility testing to other antimicrobials; microarray-based analysis of antimicrobial and virulence genes and serotypes)
  2. b Salmonella enterica spp. Enterica serovar Tees
  3. c Citrobacter freundii; dCEMB (cefotaxime-eosine methylene blue agar plates)
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