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Gastrointestinal Parasites of Small Mammals in the Littoral Forest of Mandena

@inproceedings{Raharivololona2008GastrointestinalPO,
  title={Gastrointestinal Parasites of Small Mammals in the Littoral Forest of Mandena},
  author={Brigitte M Raharivololona and Rakotondravao and J{\"o}rg U. Ganzhorn},
  year={2008}
}
We screened the fecal samples of 179 individuals of small mammal species (Primates: Cheirogaleus major, C. medius, Microcebus murinus, Rodentia: Eliurus webbi, Rattus rattus, and Afrosoricida: Setifer setosus) for gastrointestinal parasites. Nematodes with direct life cycles were most abundant. They included ascarids (Ascaris sp. and probably Ascaris petiti), strongylids (Strongyloïdes spp. and probably Oesophagostomum spp., Ankylostoma sp., and Chabertia sp.), and trichurids (Trichuris sp. and… 

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