Habitat related differences in helminth parasites of red foxes in the Ebro valley.

@article{Gortzar1998HabitatRD,
  title={Habitat related differences in helminth parasites of red foxes in the Ebro valley.},
  author={Christian Gort{\'a}zar and R. M. Villafuerte and J. Lucientes and Daniel Fern{\'a}ndez-de-Luco},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={1998},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={75-81}
}
The prevalences of helminth parasites found on red foxes collected in two different habitats of the Ebro Valley, in north-eastern Spain were compared. Twenty helminth species, including one trematode, six cestodes, 12 nematodes and one acanthocephalan were found. Metorchis albidus, Uncinaria stenocephala and Dirofilaria immitis were more prevalent in the irrigated lands close to the main rivers of the study area, whereas Trichuris vulpis and Pterygodermatites affinis showed higher prevalences… CONTINUE READING

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