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Table 3 Prevalence of nematodes and trematodes in male and family social groups in different populations estimated using the faecal sedimentation method

From: Patterns of helminth infection in Kenyan elephant populations

Elephant populationnTrematodes (%)Nematodes (%)
Male social group
 Amboseli164494
 Laikipia-Samburu147993
 Maasai Mara1942100
 Tsavo East221886
 Total714293
Family social group
 Amboseli274196
 Laikipia-Samburu4676100
 Maasai Mara621998
 Tsavo East371995
 Total1723898
Male and family social group combined
 Total2433996