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Table 1 Mean eggs per gram (EPG) from fecal egg counts (FEC) and third-stage larvae identified in the goats of flocks selected for testing for anthelmintic resistance

From: Gastrointestinal nematodes of dairy goats, anthelmintic resistance and practices of parasite control in Northern Italy

Flock no. Province* Area Pre-treatment FEC Pre-treatment coproculture
  Mean EPG ±SD° Telad/Trich Oesop/Chab Haem Nemat Bunost
1 BS E 248 100 96 4 0 0 0
2 BS E 1317 1040 0 3 97 0 0
3 BS E 250 62 81 0 0 9 10
4 BS E 424 294 82 5 13 0 0
5 BG E 307 397 78 17 5 0 0
6 BG E 720 484 30 27 43 0 0
7 BG E 261 110 81 19 0 0 0
8 BG E 367 245 84 0 0 0 16
9 BG E 468 264 32 29 39 0 0
10 BG E 289 225 92 4 0 0 4
11 VA W 312 144 29 0 0 0 71
12 VA W 494 350 0 0 100 0 0
13 VA W 400 397 24 7 69 0 0
14 VA W 218 62 20 4 76 0 0
15 SO N 329 85 77 5 12 0 6
  1. *BS = Brescia, BG = Bergamo, VA = Varese, SO = Sondrio, ° = standard deviation, Telad/Trich = Teladorsagia/Trichostrongylus, Oesop/Chab = Oesophagostomum/Chabertia, Haem = Haemonchus, Nemat = Nematodirus, Bunost = Bunostomum.