Rickettsia australis is a bacterium that causes a medical condition called Queensland tick typhus.[1][2] The probable vectors are the tick species, Ixodes holocyclus and Ixodes tasmani. Small marsupials are suspected reservoirs of this bacterium.[3]

See also

References

  1. ^
  2. ^
  3. ^ MedilexiconDefinition: Rickettsia Australis,