Summer-arrested development of abomasal trichostrongylids in Awassi sheep in semi-arid areas of North-West Syria

@article{Giangaspero1992SummerarrestedDO,
  title={Summer-arrested development of abomasal trichostrongylids in Awassi sheep in semi-arid areas of North-West Syria},
  author={M. Giangaspero and F. A. Bahhady and G. Orita and Lucas Gruner},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={1992},
  volume={78},
  pages={594-597}
}
Inhibition in trichostrongylids was studied in Awassi sheep in North-west Syria, which has cold winters and hot summers. On six occasions during a 1-year period, five ewes with natural helminth infections were slaughtered after being held in pens for 3 weeks. The percentage of inhibited larvae was lowest in January (6%); it increased during the spring to 76… CONTINUE READING