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Table 1 Prevalence, mean intensity and range (min-max) of gastrointestinal helminth infections in Pyrenean chamois (17 ♀ and 11 ♂) hunter-harvested in the Freser-Setcases National Game Reserve, Catalonia, Spain

From: Male-biased gastrointestinal parasitism in a nearly monomorphic mountain ungulate

  Prevalence Mean intensity Range
Abomasum
Haemonchus contortus 43.7 81.8 55.1 59.5 0–147 0–242
Trichostrongylus axei 50.0 100 178.2 246.7 0–971 18–998
Teladorsagia circumcincta 62.5 90.9 194.1 414.3 0–695 0–1158
Teladorsagia trifurcata 43.7 90.9 37.2 95.6 0–137 0–378
Ostertagia leptospicularis 18.7 54.5 10.7 285.9 0–17 0–1344
Ostertagia ostertagi 6.2 54.5 8.4 194.5 0–8 0–836
Ostertagia lyrata 0 9.1 0 31.2 0–0 0–31
Marshallagia marshalli 56.2 90.9 115.2 334.1 0–374 0–974
Marshallagia occidentalis 37.5 72.7 19.4 111.7 0–37 0–413
Total 87.5 100 371.9 1408.9 0–1292 37–3678
Small intestine
Trichostrongylus capricola 11.7 18.2 8.6 25.3 0–17 0–28
Trichostrongylus colubriformis 11.7 27.3 32.2 24.8 0–53 0–38
Trichostrongylus vitrinus 35.3 27.3 18.6 15.8 0–40 0–22
Nematodirus oiratianus 58.8 100 280.9 1137.9 0–1254 75–3059
Nematodirus filicolis 41.2 100 102.1 206.1 0–366 5–517
Nematodirus abnormalis 0 18.2 0 86.6 0–0 0–149
Capilaria bovis 29.4 18.2 4.6 6.7 0–7 0–10
Cooperia oncophora 0 9.1 0 47.8 0–0 0–48
Cestodes 11.7 45.4 - - - -
Total 76.5 100 191.7 1381.1 0–1120 80–3382
Large intestine
Oesophagostomum venulosum 64.7 81.8 2.4 4.8 0–6 0–14
Trichuris globulosa 11.7 9.1 1 1 0–1 0–1
Trichuris ovis 5.9 36.4 3 1.5 0–3 0–2
Trichuris discolor 5.9 9.1 2 1 0–2 0–1
Trichuris skrjabini 5.9 0 1 0 0–1 0–0
Skrjabinema ovis 0 9.1 0 4 0–0 0–4
Chabertia ovina 0 9.1 0 1 0–0 0–1
Total 64.7 81.8 3.1 6.2 0–8 0–16
Total 93.7 100 489.8 2795.1 0–2209 120–6500
  1. Only 3 of the 7 cestodes found were classified as Moniezia sp.