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Table 2 Prevalence and genotype distribution of E. bieneusi in sheep from different regions of China

From: Prevalence and genetic diversity of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in sheep in China

Region No. of specimens No. positive (%) 95% CI Genotype (no. of samples)
Central China 35 0d 0–10.0  
Eastern China 326 58 (17.8)c 13.8–22.4 BEB6 (38), CHG1 (14), CHG3 (5), COS-I (1)
Northern China 166 3 (1.8)d 0.4–5.2 BEB6 (3)
Northeast China 130 50 (38.5)a 30.1–47.4 BEB6 (40), CHS7 (3), CHHLJS1 (3), CHHLJS2 (2), COS-I (2)
Northwest China 296 83 (28.0)b 23.0–33.5 BEB6 (48), CHS8 (32), CHNXS1 (1), CHXJS1 (1), NESH5 (1)
Total 953 194 (20.4) 17.8–23.1 BEB6 (129), CHS8 (32), CHG1 (14), CHG3 (5), CHS7 (3), COS-I (3), CHHLJS1 (3), CHHLJS2 (2), CHNXS1 (1), CHXJS1 (1), NESH5 (1)
  1. Note: Different superscript letters within columns represent significant differences between groups (P < 0.05). Novel genotypes identified in this study are indicated in bold