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- Napoli, Ettore; Anile, Stefano; Arrabito, Carmelo; Scornavacca, Davide; Mazzamuto, Maria Vittoria; Gaglio, Gabriella; Otranto, Domenico; Giannetto, Salvatore; Brianti, Emanuele
- Parasitology research 2016 v.115 no.1 pp. 255-261
- Ancylostoma, etc ; Acanthocephala; Felis; Isospora; Physaloptera; Protozoa; Toxocara cati; Trematoda; animals; eggs; experimental design; fauna; feces; larvae; necropsy; oocysts; parasitoses; species diversity; surveys; tapeworms; Africa; Asia; Italy; Sicily; Show all 24 Subjects
- ... Wildcats are endangered felid species living in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Regrettably, scientific information on parasites of wildcats is particularly meager and they often rely on data gained by necropsies of a small number of animals. In the present study, scat collection was used to assess the parasite spectrum of European wildcats living in the Etna Park (Sicily, Italy). Scat collection was pe ...