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Table 1 Cryptosporidium species/genotypes of natural infection identified in horses worldwide

From: The first report of Cryptosporidium andersoni in horses with diarrhea and multilocus subtype analysis

Country No. of isolates Cryptosporidium species/genotypes (n) Ref
Algeria 9 C. parvum (3); C. erinacei (4); C. muris (1); C. hominis (1) [12, 13]
China 42 C. parvum (31); horse genotype (7); C. felis (2); C. andersoni (2) [7, 8]; This study
Czech Republic 15 C. parvum (5); horse genotype(2); C. muris (7); C. tyzzeri (1) [1416]
Germany 1 C. parvum (1) [7]
Italya 72 C. parvum (31); horse genotype (41) [1821]
New Zealand 16 C. parvum (16) [5, 6]
Poland 2 C. muris (2) [16]
UK 3 C. parvum (2); C. ubiquitum (1) [22, 23]
USA 9 horse genotype (9) [24]
Total 169 C. parvum (89); horse genotype (59); C. muris (10); C. erinacei (4); C. felis (2); C. andersoni (2); C. hominis (1); C. tyzzeri (1); C. ubiquitum (1)  
  1. aThere are nine cases of mixed infection of C. parvum and horse genotype in Italy