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Table 1 Occurrence of Cryptosporidium spp., G. duodenalis, E. bieneusi, and Blastocystis sp. in this study

From: Occurrence and molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia duodenalis, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, and Blastocystis sp. in captive wild animals in zoos in Henan, China

Collection site Sample size Prevalence (%) (95% CI)
Cryptosporidium spp. G. duodenalis E. bieneusi Blastocystis sp. Total
Xinxiang Zoo 23 13.0 (0.0–30.0) 13.0 (0.0–30.0) 26.1 (6.0–46.2)
Kaifeng Zoo 36 11.1 (0.0–22.8) 5.6 (0.0–14.4) 2.8 (0.0–9.5) 11.1 (0.0–22.8) 30.6 (14.1–47.0)
Luoyang Zoo 27 18.5 (2.0–35.0) 22.2 (4.7–39.8) 40.8 (20.4–61.1)
Shangqiu Zoo 24 20.8 (2.5–39.5) 12.5 (0.0–26.0) 33.3 (24.5–42.2)
Swan Lake Zoo 120 6.7 (1.8–11.6) 11.7 (5.5–17.8) 15.0 (8.2–21.8) 33.3 (24.5–42.2)
Zhengzhou Zoo 199 30.7 (24.4–37.3) 25.1 (18.9–31.4) 55.8 (48.6–62.9)
Total 429 2.8 (1.1–4.5) 0.5 (0.0–1.2) 20.8 (16.8–24.7) 19.1 (16.1–24.0) 43.1 (39.2–48.9)
  1. Note: Negative results denoted by hyphen (“-”)