Animal species Parasitic species Worm egg count per gram of faeces Number of positive cases expressed as a percentage of the total number examined
Oryx gazella Strongyle 200-2000 57.14
Trichuris spp 100-1000 7.14
Coccidia oocyst 300-1000 28.57
Antidorcus marsupialis Strongyle >200 24
Strongyle papillosus 11-200 7
Toxocara spp 1-10 2
Trichuris spp 1-5 5
Coccidia oocyst 1-1000 44
Unidentified muscle larvae N/A 0.4
Skrjabinodera kuelzii N/A 77.14
Table 1: Prevalences of parasites eggs detected in farmed Oryx gazelle and Antidorcus marsupialis in Namibia at slaughter.