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Table 2 Wild carnivores found positive for Thelazia callipaeda

From: Thelazia callipaeda in wild carnivores from Romania: new host and geographical records

Host Total examined Prevalence (%) (+/examined)c Intensity (left/right eye)d Locality (County) Geographical coordinates
Ma Fa Mb Fb
Canis aureus 13 13 18 20 1.6 (1/64) 6 M; 35 F/ 8 M; 21 F Ostrovu Mare (Mehedinți) 44.3877342N, 22.5067806E
Canis lupus 0 0 9 4 7.7 (1/13) 1 M; 3Fe Pianu de Sus (Alba) 45.9242444N, 23.5055602E
Felis silvestris 3 0 3 3 11.1 (1/9) 2 F; 0 M/ 0 F; 0 M Mesteacanu (Sălaj) 46.9624478N, 22.9832268E
Lynx lynx 0 0 2 1 0 (0/3)
Total      3.4 (3/89) 15 M; 61 F   
  1. M males, F Females
  2. aJuveniles (less than 1 year-old)
  3. bAdults (more than 1 year old)
  4. cAll infected hosts were adult males
  5. d M males; F Females
  6. eAll nematodes were found in the nasal cavities, as the skull was significantly destroyed by the bullet and the parasites displaced from the typical location in conjunctival sac