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The results of investigations on Echinococcus, carried out in Yakutiya, Russia, are reported. The parasite was found in 50 (48.7%) of 104 wolves (4 were infected with both E. granulosus and E. multilocularis) and in over 40% of (mainly hunting) dogs. Metacestodes were found in 64.8% of 54 elks (...

Isakov, S. I.; Safronov, M. G.; Ivanova, R. N.
Veterinariya (Moskva), 1993, No.9, pp 36-39

E. granulosus infections in dogs in the Yakutsk region (USSR) are infrequent and only 0.02% of 17 000 cattle examined in recent years were infected. However, 1.02% of 11 000 reindeer in the region and 14 of 641 reindeer and 71.4% of wolves within the Bulunsk district were infected, suggesting that...

Safronov, M. G.; Isakov, S. I.
Byulleten' Vsesoyuznogo Instituta Gel'mintologii im. K.I. Skryabina, 1984, No.37, pp 58-59