Surveillance for Echinococcus canadensis genotypes in Canadian ungulates

Janna Schurera, Todd Shuryb, Frederick Leightonc, Emily Jenkins Abstract The geographic and host distribution, prevalence and genotypes of Echinococcus canadensis in wild ungulates in Canada are described to better understand the significance for wildlife and public health. We observed E. canadensis in 10.5% (11/105) of wild elk (wapiti; Cervus canadensis) in Riding Mountain National Park, […]