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Table 2 Variation in the prevalence of helminths in elephant populations and social groups in Kenya estimated using sedimentation and floatation methods

From: Patterns of helminth infection in Kenyan elephant populations

Elephant populationnFloatationSedimentation
Male social group
 Maasai Mara19100100
 Tsavo East228691
Family social group
 Maasai Mara62100100
 Tsavo East377895
Male and family social groups combined
 Maasai Mara81100100
 Tsavo East598193