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Table 4 Mean helminth burden (epg faeces) for each sex and type of social group in Kenyan elephant populations

From: Patterns of helminth infection in Kenyan elephant populations

Sex and social groupnMean ± SDMedian
Amboseli elephants
 Females in a family social group19202.63 ± 318.6250
 Males in a family social group7121.43 ± 236.0450
 Males in a male social group16106.25 ± 125.0075
Laikipia-Samburu elephants
 Females in a family social group35320.00 ± 418.89200
 Males in a family social group4275.00 ± 332.92175
 Males in a male social group14171.43 ± 272.2550
Maasai Mara elephants
 Females in a family social group46145.65 ± 204.62100
 Males in a family social group8200.00 ± 276.46100
 Males in a male social group1989.47 ± 132.8950
Tsavo East elephants
 Females in a family social group2536.00 ± 66.960
 Males in a family social group1000
 Males in a male social group2222.73 ± 45.580