Jump to Main Content
- Hoberg, E.P.; Kutz, S.J.; Nagy, J.; Jenkins, E.; Elkin, B.; Branigan, M.; Cooley, D.
- Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 2002 v.69 no.1 pp. 1
- Ovis dalli; Ovibos moschatus; Protostrongylus; lungworms; anatomy and morphology; host specificity; host range; new host records; isolation; community ecology; geographical distribution; new geographic records; introduced species; sympatric species; Yukon Territory; Northwest Territories
- ... The occurrence of Protostrongylus stilesi in a population of introduced musk oxen, Ovibos moschatus wardi, on the Arctic Coastal Plain, Yukon Territory (YT) and Northwest Territories (NT), Canada, is consistent with a contemporary colonization event from Dall's sheep, Ovis dalli dalli, which indicates that host specificity may be ecologically based and contextual for this parasite. Colonization of ...