Eimeria Species (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from Anatolian Ground Squirrels (Spermophilus xanthoprymnus) in Turkey


Utuk A. E. , Simsek S., Koroglu E., Dumanli N.

KAFKAS UNIVERSITESI VETERINER FAKULTESI DERGISI, cilt.16, ss.669-670, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: KAFKAS UNIVERSITESI VETERINER FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.669-670

Özet

This study was conducted to determine the Eimeria species of Anatolian ground squirrels (Spermophilus xanthoprymnus). Eimeria spp. oocysts were found in all (100%) of seven fecal samples examined by zinc sulphate flotation method. Eimeria morainensis, E. callospermophili, and E. lateralis were detected in Anatolian ground squirrels in Turkey for the first time.