Prevalensi dan Derajat Infeksi Cacing Nematoda pada Saluran Pencernaan Monyet Ekor Panjang (Macaca fascicularis) di Taman Wisata Wendit Kabupaten Malang

Abstract: The aim of this research is to study the prevalence and infection level of gastrointestinal worm nematode on Macaca fascicularis in natural habitat breedingfacility, Taman Wisata Wendit, Malang Regency. Forty fve fecal samples were collectedand examined on March-June 2016. Parasitological examination used for the identifcationof helminths such as native, sedimentation and floating methods, worm eggs count pergram of faeces were examined using a modifed McMaster and identify the egg types. Outof 45 fecal sample, 11 samples (24,44%) was positively infected with intestinal worm, including one egg of Strongyloides sp. The average number of egg per gram (EPG) was ranging from 10 to 50 EPG.
Keywords: Macaca fascicularis, prevalence, Taman Wisata Wendit
Penulis: Lovi Arjunani
Kode Jurnal: jppeternakandd170050

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