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- Catenacci, Lilian S., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of wildlife diseases 2016 v.52 no.2 pp. 364-368
- Callithrix; Leontopithecus chrysomelas; adults; diet; forests; intermediate hosts; invertebrates; necropsy; parasites; risk; tropics; Brazil
- ... Parasite prevalence and abundance are important factors affecting species' conservation. During necropsies on a free-living golden-headed lion tamarin (Leontopithecus chrysomelas) and two Wied's marmosets (Callithrix kuhlii) in the Atlantic Forest of southern Bahia, Brazil, we collected a large number of adult intestinal parasites that we identified as Prosthenorchis elegans. This parasite is path ...