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Home on the range: spatial ecology of loggerhead turtles in Atlantic waters of the USA
Aim  Although satellite tracking has yielded much information regarding the migrations and habitat use of threatened marine species, relatively little has been published about the environmental nicheExpand
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Avian vacuolar myelinopathy linked to exotic aquatic plants and a novel cyanobacterial species
Invasions of exotic species have created environmental havoc through competition and displacement of native plants and animals. The introduction of hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata) into the UnitedExpand
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Babesias of red deer (Cervus elaphus) in Ireland
Blood samples were obtained from 38 wild red deer (Cervus elaphus) at two sites in Ireland and subjected to PCR analysis of the 18S rRNA gene followed by sequencing. Two fragments of the 18S rRNAExpand
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The sequential pathology of pancreas disease in Atlantic salmon farms in Ireland
A description is given of cardiac and skeletal myopathy in Atlantic salmon, Sahno salar L., during pancreas disease. Post-smous in two farms were sampled weekly from April to Oetober. PanereasExpand
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Prevalence and Identity of Cryptosporidium spp. in Pig Slurry
ABSTRACT Cryptosporidium spp. were detected in 25 of 56 pig slurry samples from 33 Irish farms by PCR and DNA sequencing. The organisms detected included C. suis, Cryptosporidium pig genotype II, andExpand
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A study of helminth parasites in culled cows from Ireland.
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and intensity of gastrointestinal nematode, lungworm and liver fluke infection in culled cows in Ireland. Abomasa, colorectal contents andExpand
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Longterm Trends in Nest Counts of Colonial Seabirds in South Carolina, USA
Abstract We analyzed temporal and spatial trends in annual nest counts of Brown Pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis), Royal Terns (Sterna maxima), and Sandwich Terns (Sterna sandvicensis) throughoutExpand
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Evaluation of the Effect of Temperature on the Die-Off Rate for Cryptosporidium parvum Oocysts in Water, Soils, and Feces
The zoonotic protozoan parasite Cryptosporidium parvum poses a significant risk to public health and has become a global concern for water resource management (10). In order to identify the risk ofExpand
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Paramphistomosis in Irish cattle
SIR, — Further to the letter from A. P. Foster and others ( VR , April 19, 2008, vol 162, p 528) on raising the awareness of Paramphistomum species in the uk, we would also like to report anExpand
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Acute skeletal myopathy in farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar.
This paper describes the clinical findings, histopathology and biochemistry of a significant disease affecting marine stage Atlantic salmon in Ireland, known as 'sudden death syndrome'. PathologicalExpand
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