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Table 1 Summary information of non-human primate hosts and their Trichuris parasites sampled in this study

From: Genetic characterisation and phylogenetic status of whipworms (Trichuris spp.) from captive non-human primates in China, determined by nuclear and mitochondrial sequencing

Host species Sampled numbers
Host Parasitea, b
Golden snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana) 1 1 (1)
Anubis baboon (Papio anubis) 3 4 (1/1/2)
Vervet monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops) 1 2 (2)
Northern pig-tailed macaque (Macaca leonina) 1 3 (3)
Rhesus monkey (Macaca mulatta) 2 4 (2/2)
Northern white-cheeked gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) 1 2 (2)
Hamadryas baboon (Papio hamadryas) 2 2 (1/1)
Black snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus bieti) 2 2 (1/1)
  1. aParasite numbers sampled from each individual are shown in parentheses
  2. bTrichuris eggs from faeces of two black snub-nosed monkeys were included in this study