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Parastrongylus cantonensis in a Nonhuman Primate, Florida
Parastrongylus (= Angiostrongylus) cantonensis is a parasitic nematode of Norway rats throughout tropical regions. This parasite is neurotropic and causes disease and death in humans and otherExpand
Helminths isolated from the digestive tract of diurnal raptors in Catalonia, Spain
The prevalence of parasitic helminths in the digestive tract of 119 diurnal raptors (Falconiformes), which had died in a wildlife rehabilitation centre in Catalonia, was studied. The birds belongedExpand
Gastrointestinal helminths of King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) at Crozet Archipelago
Communities of helminths are known to be related to feeding behaviors of hosts. While climate change and overfishing can impact food availability for Antarctic piscivorous predators, knowledge aboutExpand
Endemic Infections of Parastrongylus (=Angiostrongylus) costaricensis in Two Species of Nonhuman Primates, Raccoons, and an Opossum From Miami, Florida
Parastrongylus (=Angiostrongylus) costaricensis was first reported in the United States from cotton rats, Sigmodon hispidus, in Texas in 1979. Here, we report the findings of P. costaricensis in aExpand
The occurrence and pathogenicity of Serratospiculum tendo (Nematoda: Diplotriaenoidea) in birds of prey from southern Italy
Abstract The air sacs of free-ranging birds of prey (n= 652) from southern Italy, including 11 species of Accipitriformes and six of Falconiforms, were examined for infections with SerratospiculumExpand
Parasitic helminths in the digestive tract of six species of owls (Strigiformes) in Spain.
A survey was carried out in Catalonia, Spain to determine the prevalence of parasitic helminths infesting the digestive tract of nocturnal raptors (Strigiformes). One hundred birds belonging to sixExpand
Endoparasites of Western Lowland Gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) at Bai Hokou, Central African Republic
A coprologic study of free-ranging western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) at Bai Hokou, Dzangha-Ndoki National Park, Central African Republic (2°51′34″N, 16°28′03″E) was conducted fromExpand
Endoparasites of African Forest Elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis) from the Republic of Congo and Central African Republic
Abstract Fecal samples were collected from 6 African forest elephants, Loxodonta africana cyclotis, from the Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park, Republic of Congo, and the Dzangha-Sangha National Park,Expand
Parasite assemblages in the Western whip snake Hierophis viridiflavus carbonarius (Colubridae) from southern Italy
Abstract Parasite assemblages of the Western whip snake Hierophis viridiflavus carbonarius were investigated from the Calabria region in southern Italy. A total of 14 parasite taxa including 6Expand