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Table 1 Summary of parasitic infections in study pigs

From: The spatial ecology of free-ranging domestic pigs (Sus scrofa) in western Kenya

Pig ID Ectoparasite infection (lice and adult ticks in all) Taenia SoliumCysticercosis Gastrointestinal parasites EPG Total parasite spectrum*
1   Strongyles, 3,600 4
Coccidia, 50
Ascaris spp. 13,900
2   Strongyloides spp. 24 4
Strongyles, 2,400
Ascaris spp. 700
3    2
4 Strongyles 1,600 4
Ascaris spp. 2,050
5   Strongyloides spp. 50 4
Strongyles, 48
Ascaris spp. 3,300
6     1
7   Stongyles, 100 3
Coccidia 250
8   Trichruis spp. 100 3
Ascaris spp. 5,650
9   Strongyles 750 4
Trichuris spp. 200
Ascaris spp. 400
10 Strongyloides spp., 750 6
Strongyles, 350
Coccidia, 9,200
Ascaris spp 1,100
% pigs infected 100% 30% 80%   
  1. *Total parasite spectrum is defined as the total number of parasite species infesting each pig.