Blood parasites in Galliformes from the some districts of Absheron region
Samadova SO, Ahmadov EI, Hasanova JV and Mammadova FZ
In the present study, fecal and blood samples of chickens and quails were collected to determine the presence of intestinal and blood parasites from the Absheron region of the Baku. A total of 313chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus) and 273 quails (Coturnix coturnix) have been selected and gathering place is different localities during 2015-2016. The study on prevelence of intestinal parasites as folows: E.mitis 37.7%, E.tenella 42% in chickens, and E.bateri 44% in quails. Plasmodium was detected in 69 chickens (22%) and in 76 quails (28%). Leucocytozoon, Haemoproteus had lower prevalence rates 20.7%, 19.2% for chickens and 32.6% and 28.5% for quails respectively.