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Table 1 Infection rates of Polychromophilus spp. in Malagasy bats based on molecular screening

From: Polychromophilus spp. (Haemosporida) in Malagasy bats: host specificity and insights on invertebrate vectors

Family Species Tested Positive Negative IR TI
Pteropodidae Pteropus rufus 20 0 20 0 0
Eidolon dupreanum 11 0 11 0 0
Rousettus madagascariensis 49 0 49 0 0
Hipposideridae Hipposideros commersoni 27 0 27 0 0
Rhinonycteridae Paratriaenops furculus 14 1 13 7.1 0.1
Triaenops menamena 42 0 42 0 0
Emballonuridae Coleura kibomalandy 3 0 3 0 0
Paremballonura tiavato 6 0 6 0 0
Molossidae Chaerephon atsinanana 34 0 34 0 0
Chaerephon leucogaster 94 0 94 0 0
Mops leucostigma 68 0 68 0 0
Mops midas 19 0 19 0 0
Mormopterus jugularis 152 0 152 0 0
Otomops madagascariensis 39 0 39 0 0
Miniopteridae Miniopterus aelleni 7 5 2 71.4 0.5
Miniopterus cf. manavi 19 7 12 36.8 0.7
Miniopterus gleni 22 16 6 72.7 1.7
Miniopterus griffithsi 7 5 2 71.4 0.5
Miniopterus griveaudi 116 43 73 37.1 4.5
Miniopterus mahafaliensis 89 23 66 25.8 2.4
Miniopterus majori 7 2 5 28.6 0.2
Miniopterus sororculus 22 8 14 36.4 0.8
Vespertilionidae Hypsugo bemainty 2 0 2 0 0
Myotis goudoti 48 20 28 41.7 2.1
Neoromicia malagasyensis 2 0 2 0 0
Neoromicia matroka 3 0 3 0 0
Neoromicia robertsi 2 0 2 0 0
Pipistrellus hesperidus 11 0 11 0 0
Pipistrellus raceyi 3 0 3 0 0
Pipistrellus/Neoromicia sp. 8 0 8 0 0
Scotophilus marovaza 1 0 1 0 0
Total 947 130 817   13.5
  1. IR Infection rate per species, TI Total infection rates