The occurrence of Trichinella species in the cougar Puma concolor couguar from the state of Colorado and other regions of North and South America.

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Trichinella species are zoonotic nematodes that infect wild carnivores and omnivores throughout the world. We examined the prevalence and species of Trichinella infections in cougars (Puma concolor couguar) from Colorado, United States. Tongues from cougars were examined by pepsin-HCl artificial digestion to detect Trichinella spp. larvae. The species or… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0022149X16000262

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@article{Reichard2017TheOO, title={The occurrence of Trichinella species in the cougar Puma concolor couguar from the state of Colorado and other regions of North and South America.}, author={Martin Reichard and Karl J Logan and Marc A. Criffield and J. E. Thomas and Jacqueline M Paritte and D M Messerly and Marilena Interisano and Giulia Marucci and E Pozio}, journal={Journal of helminthology}, year={2017}, volume={91 3}, pages={320-325} }