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Table 1 Biometric data and results of analyses for Caretta caretta positive for spirorchiid infection

From: Cardiovascular flukes (Trematoda: Spirorchiidae) in Caretta caretta Linnaeus, 1758 from the Mediterranean Sea

ID SCL (cm) BCS Sex mtDNA haplotype Examination for spirorchiid eggs Examination for adult flukesa
Stool samples Spleen samples
Egg type Molecular identificationb Egg type Detection and morphological identification Molecular identification
23451 83 3 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides nd nd nd
27177 55 1 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
32010 55 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides nd nd nd
55775 40 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides nd Negative nd
56275 71 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 Negative nd Negative nd
56284 52 2 F CC - A2.8 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
56300 61 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
56301 49 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Negative Negative nd
56365 53 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Negative Negative nd
57391 nd 1 F CC - A2.1 Type 3 Neospirorchis sp. Negative Negative nd
58955 75 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
61468 61 1 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 + 3 Negative Type 1 Negative nd
61467 45 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp. Type 1 Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
61733 35 3 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 Negative Type 1 Negative nd
61918 69 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 3 Neospirorchis sp. Type 3 Negative nd
62452 64.5 2 F CC – A32.1 Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp. nd Negative nd
62955 68 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
63355 77 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp. Type 1 Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
62953 51.5 2 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp. Type 1 Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
63475 63 1 F CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
63477 59 2 M CC - A2.1 Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
64893 43 2 M nd Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
64985 51 2 M nd Type 1 H. mistroides nd Hapalotrema sp. H. mistroides
65004 35 3 M nd Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 nd nd
65734 58 2 F nd Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides nd Negative nd
65735 73 1 F nd Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp. Type 1 Negative nd
65000 80 2 F nd Type 1 H. mistroides Type 1 Negative nd
65225 44 2 F nd Type 1 + 3 H. mistroides and Neospirorchis sp.   Negative nd
  1. Abbreviations: ID host identification code, SCL straight carapace length, BCS body condition score, nd not determined
  2. a In the cardiovascular system
  3. bMolecular analyses in mixed infections were performed on eggs isolated directly from the intestinal wall