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Table 1 Distribution of parasites collected for Grus monacha from three lakes in the middle and lower Yangtze River floodplain, China, 2012–2013

From: Temporal-spatial patterns of intestinal parasites of the Hooded Crane (Grus monacha) wintering in lakes of the middle and lower Yangtze River floodplain

Taxon PY ( N = 204) CZ ( N = 312) SJ ( N = 305) Total ( N = 821)
Frequency Prevalence (%) Frequency Prevalence (%) Frequency Prevalence (%) Frequency Prevalence (%)
PROTOZOAN 125 61.3 172 55.1 139 45.6 436 53.1
Eimeria gruis 71 34.8 98 31.4 99 32.5 268 32.6
Eimeria reichenowi 104 51.0 122 39.1 117 38.4 343 41.8
NEMATODE 40 19.6 47 15.1 52 17.0 139 16.9
Capillaria sp. 15 7.4 9 2.9 6 2.0 30 3.7
Strongyloides sp. 5 2.5 16 5.1 13 4.3 34 4.1
Ascaridia sp. 8 3.9 18 5.8 24 7.9 50 6.1
Trichostrongylus sp. 2 1.0 6 1.9 11 3.6 19 2.3
Ancylostomatidae 12 5.9 5 1.6 4 1.3 21 2.6
TREMATODE 14 6.9 11 3.5 14 4.6 39 4.8
Echinostoma sp. 4 2.0 7 2.2 6 2.0 17 2.1
Echinochasmus sp. 4 2.0 3 1.0 6 2.0 13 1.6
Fasciolopsis sp. 6 2.9 1 0.3 2 0.7 9 1.1
CESTODE 0 0 2 0.6 1 0.3 3 0.4
Hymenolepis sp. 0 0 2 0.6 1 0.3 3 0.4