We report a host gender bias in haemogregarine infection characteristics in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) at the Savannah River Site, South Carolina, USA. Prevalence and severity in female alligators was higher than it was in males. The reason for this pattern is not clear.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Wildlife Diseases|
|State||Published - 2011|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics