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Table 1 Summary of positive water samples. A total of 19 water samples were detected as positive. However, sample TIOW238 and TIOW307 contained a mixture of Sarcocystis spp. thus a total of 21 positive clones were obtained

From: Molecular evidence of Sarcocystis nesbitti in water samples of Tioman Island, Malaysia

Sample type Village No. of positive samples Sample code (clone number) Sarcocystis species Potential definitive host Potential intermediate host Reference
Water tank Salang 1 TIOW003 (5) S. nesbitti Reticulated python;  Monocled cobra Macaca mulatta; Macaca fasicularis [57]
River Salang 2 TIOW013 (3); TIOW020 (2) S. singaporensis Reticulated python Rattus spp. and Bandicota spp. [12]
1 TIOW015 (7) S. nesbitti Reticulated python; Monocled cobra Macaca mulatta; Macaca fasicularis [57]
1 TIOW022 (1) Sarcocystis sp.
Juara 10 TIOW026 (1); TIOW219 (2); TIOW220 (2); TIOW225 (1); TIOW228 (5); TIOW232 (3); TIOW235 (2); TIOW236 (5); TIOW243 (1); TIOW247 (10) S. singaporensis Reticulated python Rattus spp. and Bandicota spp. [12]
1 TIOW238 (1) Sarcocystis sp. 5 YLL-2013 Reticulated python Undefined [5]
1 TIOW238 (10) Sarcocystis sp. 1 YLL-2013 Reticulated python Undefined [5]
1 TIOW249 (5) S. nesbitti Reticulated python; Monocled cobra Macaca mulatta; Macaca fasicularis [57]
Ayer Batang 1 TIOW307 (3) Sarcocystis sp. 5 YLL-2013 Reticulated python Undefined [5]
1 TIOW307 (5) S. singaporensis Reticulated python Rattus spp. and Bandicota spp. [12]
1 TIOW311 (10) S. nesbitti Reticulated python; Monocled cobra Macaca mulatta; Macaca fasicularis [57]