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Table 4 Distribution of Cryptosporidium species and subtypes and Giardia duodenalis assemblages by locality

From: Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis in children in Egypt

Province Cryptosporidium spp. Giardia duodenalis
Species (n) Subtypes (n) Assemblage A Assemblage B Assemblages A+B
El-Dakahlia C. parvum (2) IIaA15G2R1 (1); IIcA5G3a (1) 14 16 1
C. hominis (3) IbA6G3 (1); IdA17 (1); IdA24 (1)    
El-Gharbia C. parvum (1) IIdA20G1 (1) 11 13 0
C. hominis (1) IbA6G3 (1)    
Damietta C. hominis (1) IfA14G1R5 (1) 6 5 0
Total C. parvum (3) IIdA20G1 (1); IIaA15G2R1 (1); IIcA5G3a (1) 31/66 (47.0%) 34/66 (51.5%) 1/66 (1.5%)
C. hominis (5) IbA6G3 (2); IdA17 (1); IdA24 (1); IfA14G1R5 (1)