Prevalence of helminths in water buffaloes in Hunan Province, China

  title={Prevalence of helminths in water buffaloes in Hunan Province, China},
  author={Yongqiang Liu and Fangfang Li and W. Liu and Ruichen Dai and Yu mei Tan and Ding Sheng He and R. Q. Lin and Xing Quan Zhu},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
The prevalence of helminths in the Asian water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) was investigated in Hunan Province, People’s Republic of China between April 2005 and October 2007. A total of 359 adult buffaloes slaughtered at local abattoirs in 12 representative geographical locations in Hunan Province were examined for the presence of helminths. The worms were examined, counted and identified to species according to existing keys and descriptions. A total of 13 helminth species were found… CONTINUE READING
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