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Table 1 Demographic information of the Bulinus samples analysed in Madziwa, Zimbabwe

From: Molecular diversity of Bulinus species in Madziwa area, Shamva district in Zimbabwe: implications for urogenital schistosomiasis transmission

Community (prevalence of USCH%)aWater bodyLatitudeLongitudeCollection site IDNo. of snails collectedNo. of B. globosus collectedB. globosus shedding cercariae
n (%)
No. of B. truncatus collectedbHaplotypes
Chihuri (22.8)Nyarukunda R16°56.185′S31°26.762′E11171170 (0)0H1, H3
Pachibani pool16°54.899′S31°25.721′E220200 (0)0H1, H2, H7
Nyamaruru R16°55.452′S31°25.768′E364631 (1.6)1H1, H2, T1
Nyamaruru R16°55.439′S31°25.848′E481810 (0)0H2, H3, H6, H12
Sub-total 2822811 (0.4)1 
Kaziro (12.3)Mupfure R16°56.997′S31°28.622′E722200 (0)2H1, T2
Mupfure R16°56.961′S31°28.551′E852500 (0)2H1, T2, H3
Mupfure R16°56.706′S31°28.249′E935351 (2.9)0H1, H3, H5, H7
Sub-total 1091051 (1.0)4 
Mupfure (17.7)Mupfure R16°56.655′S31°28.194′E542410 (0)1H1, H5, H8, T2
Mupfure R16°56.218′S31°27.667′E61121120 (0)0H1, H3, H5, H8, H11
Mupfure R16°51.986′S31°28.347′E102082082 (1.0)0H1, H3, H6
Mupfure R16°51.723′S31°29.283′E1145450 (0)0H1, H2, H3
Mupfure R16°51.624′S31°29.422′E1226251 (4.0)1H1, H4, T3
Mupfure R16°51.565′S31°29.422′E1357575 (8.8)0H1, H2, H3, H9
Mupfure R16°51.472′S31°29.622′E1485850 (0)0H1, H3
Mupfure R16°51.442′S31°29.621′E1513513511 (8.1)0H1, H2, H4
Mupfure R16°51.417′S31°29.644′E16990 (0)0H1, H2, H7, H10
Mupfure R16°51.344′S31°29.746′E1711100 (0)1H1, H2, T1
Zvisokwe S16°52.842′S31°29.450′E1875750 (0)0H1, H4
Zvisokwe S16°53.007′S31°29.583′E192202205 (2.3)0H1, H4
Sub-total 1025102224 (2.3)3 
Nduna (12.9)Kamoyo S16°53.735′S31°24.405′E2020160 (0)4H1, T1
Kamoyo S16°53.746′S31°24.415′E2158542 (3.7)4H1, T1
Kamoyo S16°53.761′S31°24.376′E2264642 (3.1)0H1
Sub-total 1421344 (3.0)8 
Total of all sites1558154230 (1.9)16 
  1. aPrevalence of the disease in women and preschool aged children in the communities studied [25]
  2. bNone of the B. truncatus snails collected was infected
  3. Notes: Details for the sites and locations where the snail samples were collected, the times of the collections, the total numbers of snails collected and those infected with schistosomes. The haplotypes column shows the different haplotypes that were observed at each site
  4. Abbreviations: R, river; S, stream; H, haplotype of B. globosus; T, haplotype of B. truncatus; USCH, urogenital schistosomiasis