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Table 3 Percentage of samples positive to piroplasms (single or mixed infection) and percentage of samples where each piroplasm species was identified

From: Assessment of exposure to piroplasms in sheep grazing in communal mountain pastures by using a multiplex DNA bead-based suspension array

FLOCK Total analysed % piroplasm positive Species identified (%)
B. ovis B. motasi T. ovis T. luwenshuni/ OT1 Theileria sp. OT3
F1 152 43.4 7.9 3.9 0.7 9.2 41.4
F2 149 20.8 2.7 10.1 1.3 0.7 10.7
F3 75 93.3 0.0 5.3 77.3 8.0 64.0
F4 70 67.1 17.1 42.9 45.7 37.1 40.0
Total 446 48.0 6.3 12.3 20.9 10.5 34.8