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Table 3 Trypanosome species and the expected band sizes on amplification with the nested ITS based primers (Cox et al, 2005)

From: Comparative evaluation of three PCR base diagnostic assays for the detection of pathogenic trypanosomes in cattle blood

Trypanosome species Expected band size from NCBI database
Trypanozoon members (T. brucei) 1207 – 1224 bp
T. congolense Savannah 1413 bp
T. congolense Kilifi 1422 bp
T. congolense Forest 1513 bp
T. vivax 611 bp