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- Svobodová, Milena; Weidinger, Karel; Peške, Lubomír; Volf, Petr; Votýpka, Jan; Voříšek, Petr
- Parasitology research 2015 v.114 no.2 pp. 551-560
- Ceratopogonidae, etc ; Accipiter; Buteo buteo; Haemoproteus; Leucocytozoon; Simuliidae; Trypanosoma; adults; birds of prey; blood; hosts; nesting; nestlings; nests; parasites; phylogeny; Czech Republic; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... The prevalences of heteroxenous parasites are influenced by the interplay of three main actors: hosts, vectors, and the parasites themselves. We studied blood protists in the nesting populations of raptors in two different areas of the Czech Republic. Altogether, 788 nestlings and 258 adult Eurasian sparrowhawks (Accipiter nisus) and 321 nestlings and 86 adult common buzzards (Buteo buteo) were sc ...