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Table 1 Prevalence of Babesia rossi in black-backed jackals at two collection sites, as determined by reverse line blot hybridisation assay

From: Black-backed jackals (Canis mesomelas) are natural hosts of Babesia rossi, the virulent causative agent of canine babesiosis in sub-Saharan Africa

Locality Total B. rossi-positive Genus-specific probe positive
T/Ba Babesia1
Mogale’s Gate 91 27 30 77
SALNRb 16 6 7 7
  107 33 37 84
  1. a Theileria/Babesia
  2. bSA Lombard Nature Reserve