Volume 16, Number 12—December 2010
Wild Chimpanzees Infected with 5 Plasmodium Species
|Fecal samples, n = 30||Positive qPCR results|
|P. t. verus||21 (2)||P. gaboni||GU815519 (CytB)|
|P. t. schweinfuthii||12 (3)||P. reichenowi P. gaboni||GU815520–22 (CytB)|
*All chimpanzees were Pan troglodytes verus from Tai except P. t. schweinfuthii chimpanzees, which were from Budongo Forest. Parentheses indicate the number of samples for which sequences were obtained and used for phylogenetic tree analyses. Neg, negative; qPCR, quantitative PCR.