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Table 2 Occurrence of parasites in faecal samples from semi-domesticated reindeer in Spierttagáisá, Finnmark

From: Occurrence of faecal endoparasites in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in two grazing areas in northern Norway

Grazing area n positive    Median Mean Range
Spierttagáisá N total = 46
N calves = 34
N adults = 12
% positive 95% CI epg/opg epg/opg epg/opg
Strongylid 39 84.8 71.8–92.43 30 46 10–250
Strongylid (calves) 30 88.2 73.4–95.3 35 45 10–140
Strongylid (adults) 9 75.0 46.8–91.1 30 52 10–250
Nematodirinae sp. 21 45.7 32.2–59.8 40 63 10–280
Nematodirinae sp. (calves) 16 47.1 31.5–63.3 45 73 10–280
Nematodirinae sp. (adults) 5 41.7 19.3–68.1 10 32 10–110
Capillaria sp. 1 2.2 0.4–11.3 20
Capillaria sp. (calves) 0 0 0–10.2
Capillaria sp. (adults) 1 1 1.5–35.4 20
Moniezia sp. 10 21.7 12.3–35.6
Moniezia sp. (calves) 9 26.5 14.6–43.1
Moniezia sp. (adults) 1 8.3 1.5–35.4
Dictyocaulus sp. 15 32.6 20.1–47.0
Dictyocaulus sp. (calves) 14 41.2 26.4–57.8
Dictyocaulus sp. (adults) 1 8.3 1.5–35.4
Protostrongylid L1 1 2.2 0.4–11.3
Protostrongylid L1 (calves) 0 0 0–10.2
Protostrongylid L1 (adults) 1 8.3 1.5–35.4
Eimeria sp. 7 15.2 7.6–28.2 600 6886 200–45,200
Eimeria sp. (calves) 7 20.6 10.4–36.8 500 6886 200–45,200
Eimeria sp. (adults) 0 0 0 -30.1
Giardia duodenalis 5 10.9 4.7–23.0
G. duodenalis (calves) 5 14.7 6.5–30.1
G. duodenalis (adults) 0 0 0–30.1
Cryptosporidium sp. 0 0 0–7.7
Cryptosporidium sp. (calves) 0 0 0–10.2
Cryptosporidium sp. (adults) 0 0 0–30.1