A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2012; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
Distribution of Meningeal Worm (Parelaphostrongylus tenuis) in South Dakota
Journal of Wildlife Diseases
Heads of hunter-harvested deer (Odocoileus sp.) and elk (Cervus elaphus) were collected from meat processing plants throughout South Dakota (USA) from 1997 through 1999 to determine distribution of meningeal worm (Parelaphostrongylus tenuis) in eastern and western South Dakota. A total of 2,848 white-tailed deer (WTD) were examined for P. tenuis, of which 578 (20.3%) were infected with the parasite. Of 578 deer infected, 570 (98.6%) were harvested east of the Missouri River. Our resultsdoi:10.7589/0090-3558-40.1.133 pmid:15137501 fatcat:pi6ssnokazhutbqmu6xx72y2ji